Etymology
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he-man (n.)

"especially masculine fellow," 1832, originally among U.S. pioneers, from he + man (n.).

updated on October 10, 2017

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Definitions of he-man from WordNet

he-man (n.)
a man who is virile and sexually active;
Synonyms: stud / macho-man
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