Origin of guinea hen
Examples from the Web for guinea hen
The English name “Guinea-hen” is in allusion to the country from which it has been chiefly obtained in modern times.The Young Yagers|Mayne Reid
From Africa we have derived one rather uncommon tenant of our barnyards and fields, the guinea-hen.Domesticated Animals|Nathaniel Southgate Shaler
The Guinea-hen will hatch another brood when she feels inclined.Poultry|Hugh Piper
Barbara, secretly drawing propitious omens from the guinea-hen, followed with a confidential step.The Parent's Assistant|Maria Edgeworth
Why, the guinea-hen won't make her happy, and you'll be happy even without it, because you are good.