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 for Hind
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  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 which leads or is before; as, the hind legs or hind feet
     of a quadruped; the hind man in a procession.
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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Hind \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. (Zool.) The female of the red deer, of which the male is
        the stag.
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     2. (Zool.) A spotted food fish of the genus Epinephelus, as
        Epinephelus apua of Bermuda, and Epinephelus
        Drummond-hayi of Florida; -- called also coney, John
        Paw, spotted hind.
        [1913 Webster]

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Hind \Hind\, n. [OE. hine, AS. h[imac]ne, h[imac]na, orig. gen.
     pl. of h[imac]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 a measure of land.]
     1. A domestic; a servant. [Obs.] --Shak.
        [1913 Webster]
     2. A peasant; a rustic; a farm servant. [Eng.]
        [1913 Webster]
              The hind, that homeward driving the slow steer
              Tells how man's daily work goes forward here.
        [1913 Webster]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

      adj 1: located at or near the back of an animal; "back (or hind)
             legs"; "the hinder part of a carcass" [syn: back(a),
             hind(a), hinder(a)]
      n 1: any of several mostly spotted fishes that resemble groupers
      2: a female deer, especially an adult female red deer

From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :

  83 Moby Thesaurus words for "hind":
     Cape elk, Partlet, Virginia deer, aft, after, aftermost, antelope,
     back, backward, biddy, bitch, bossy, brood mare, buck, camel,
     camelopard, caribou, countryman, countrywoman, cow, deer, deerlet,
     doe, dromedary, eland, elk, ewe, ewe lamb, fallow deer, fawn,
     fellah, filly, gazelle, giraffe, gnu, guinea hen, gyp, hart,
     hartebeest, heifer, hen, hinder, hindermost, hindhand, hindmost,
     jenny, kaama, lioness, mare, moose, mule deer, musk deer, muzhik,
     nanny, nanny goat, okapi, peahen, peasant, peon, posterior,
     postern, provincial, rear, rearmost, rearward, red deer, reindeer,
     retral, retrograde, roe, roe deer, roebuck, she-bear, she-goat,
     she-lion, slut, sow, springbok, stag, tail, tigress, vixen,

From Easton's 1897 Bible Dictionary :

     Heb. 'ayalah (2 Sam. 22:34; Ps. 18:33, etc.) and 'ayeleth (Ps.
     22, title), the female of the hart or stag. It is referred to as
     an emblem of activity (Gen. 49:21), gentleness (Prov. 5:19),
     feminine modesty (Cant. 2:7; 3:5), earnest longing (Ps. 42:1),
     timidity (Ps. 29:9). In the title of Ps. 22, the word probably
     refers to some tune bearing that name.

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