Definition of Hazelhens
1. hazelhen [n] - See also: hazelhen
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Hazelhens
Literary usage of Hazelhens
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Origins of the English People and the English Language by Jean Roemer (1888)
"... protected the crows and hazelhens, which build their nests upon the Ulster mountains.* We may notice in this connection the fact that the names of ..."
2. Nature's Strongholds: The World's Great Wildlife Reserves by Laura Riley, William Riley (2005)
"... badgers, foxes, wild boars, wolves, occasional brown bears, and 120 bird species including wood grouse, hazelhens, and nesting great eagle owls. ..."
3. A summer holiday in Scandinavia by Edwin Lester L. Arnold (1877)
"... blackcocks, hazelhens, and ptarmigan from 15th May to 15th August; eider ducks from 15th April to 15th August; partridges from 1st January to 1st ..."