hymen hymen  /ˈhaɪ mən/


  1. (n) (Greek mythology) the god of marriage
  2. (n) a fold of tissue that partly covers the entrance to the vagina of a virgin



  1. In China, Korea and Indonesia, where virginity is highly prized, young women go in for hymen reconstruction in time for their wedding night.
  2. His attorney points out that no DNA evidence has been discovered implicating Chmura and that a clinic exam showed that the accuser's hymen was intact.
  3. Doctors testified that she was still technically a virgin; her hymen had been only partly perforated.


  • Anchorman 2: All the news that's fit to mock

    Rating: *** by Matt Brunson ANCHORMAN 2: THE LEGEND CONTINUES *** DIRECTED BY Adam McKay STARS Will Ferrell, Steve Carell By the hymen of Olivia Newton-John!… [ Read more ] [ Subscribe to the comments on this story ]
    on December 21, 2013     Source: Creative Loafing Charlotte

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