What is the meaning of Hermes' rooster?
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Yes Rooster can act like hens and hens can also act like the rooster. The rooster acting like the hen will usually do this when there is more than one rooster among the flock and it is being dominated by the "boss bird". If there is no other rooster present then this behavior will change over time and the "confused rooster" will soon be strutting his stuff around the hens.
In the West, the rooster has been a symbol of a rising sun and starting a new day. In the East, specifically in China, the rooster is a part of the Chinese zodiac and people born in the year of the rooster are supposed to be perfectionists, critical, egotistical, but also acute, practical, and organized.
The Rooster is symbolic for America. The Marines carried a flag with an eagle on it. No eagles were in Vietnam but they were very active in rooster farming. Therefore, Vietnam soldiers thought the eagle was a rooster so every time they would attack they would say "It's time to snuff the Rooster" or it's time to kill the Americans. When the song says "Yeah they've come to snuff the Rooster. Oh, here comes the…