noun hex·a·foos \ˈheksəˌfüs\

Definition of hexafoos



  1. :  a three-toed or triangular mark put on some Pennsylvania barns to keep evil spirits from the cattle or for decoration

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Origin and Etymology of hexafoos

Pennsylvania German hexefuss, from hex witch + fuss foot (from Old High German fuoz) — more at hex, foot

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