I. noun (plural hinds; also hind) Etymology: Middle English, from Old English; akin to Old High German hinta hind, Greek kemas young deer Date: before 12th century 1. the female of the red deer — compare hart 2. any of various spotted groupers (especially genus Epinephelus) II. noun Etymology: Middle English hine servant, farmhand, from Old English hīna, genitive of hīwan, plural, members of a household; akin to Old High German hīwo spouse, Latin civis fellow citizen Date: 1520 1. a British farm assistant 2. archaic rustic III. adjective Etymology: Middle English, probably back-formation from Old English hinder, adverb, behind; akin to Old High German hintar, preposition, behind Date: 14th century of or forming the part that follows or is behind ; rear <
the dog's hind legs

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  • Hind — Hind, a. [Compar. {Hinder}; superl. {Hindmost}, or {Hindermost}.] [OE. hind, adv., back, AS. hindan behind. See {Hinder}, a.] In the rear; opposed to front; of or pertaining to the part or end which follows or is behind, in opposition to the part …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • hind — hind·ber·ry; hind; hind·er·most; hind·ley s; hind·most; be·hind; …   English syllables

  • Hind — (h[imac]nd), n. [AS. hind; akin to D. hinde, OHG. hinta, G. hinde, hindin, Icel., Sw., & Dan. hind, and perh. to Goth. hin[thorn]an to seize (in comp.), E. hunt, or cf. Gr. kema s a young deer.] 1. (Zo[ o]l.) The female of the red deer, of which… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • hind — hind1 [hīnd] adj. hinder, hindmost or hindermost [ME hinde, short for hindan, from behind: see HINDER2] back; rear; posterior hind2 [hīnd] n. pl. hinds or hind [ME < OE, akin to Ger hinde < IE base * k̑em , not hav …   English World dictionary

  • Hind — Hind, n. [OE. hine, AS. h[=i]ne, h[=i]na, orig. gen. pl. of h[=i]wan domestics; akin to Icel. hj[=u] man and wife, domestics, family, Goth. heiwafrauja master of the house, G. heirath marriage; cf. L. civis citizen, E. city or E. home. Cf. {Hide} …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • hind — Ⅰ. hind [1] ► ADJECTIVE ▪ situated at the back. ORIGIN perhaps from Old English, behind . Ⅱ. hind [2] ► NOUN ▪ a female deer. ORIGIN Old English …   English terms dictionary

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  • hind — adj hinder, rear, *posterior, after, back Antonyms: fore, front …   New Dictionary of Synonyms

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