Origin of hymen
Definition for hymen (2 of 2)
Examples from the Web for hymen
At an ornate table covered with maps and papers, below an allegorical painting of Hymen, an intelligence officer sat writing.The Red Cross Barge|Marie Belloc Lowndes
Welting into young Cupid like scissors, and wallopping Hymen like fun.Punch Among the Planets|Various
There is hardly a page in Swinburne's Hellenizing verse that does not blossom with Hymen.Atlantic Classics, Second Series|Henry C. Merwin
It is evidently an earlier version of the "Mars and Hymen" below.The Poems of Philip Freneau, Volume I (of III)|Philip Freneau
The bright torch of Hymen is not forgotten among the modern Greeks.
British Dictionary definitions for hymen (1 of 2)
Derived Formshymenal, adjective
Word Origin for hymen
British Dictionary definitions for hymen (2 of 2)
Medicine definitions for hymen
Related formshy′men•al adj.
Science definitions for hymen
Culture definitions for hymen (1 of 2)
The Greek god of the wedding feast.