A heroic woman of great stature, courage and strength. She exudes fearlessness. Dating back to the times of antiquity, if a woman surpassed the expectations of her gender she was honored with the title and word.
2.) A loud, overbearing woman.
A charming gem of a man. A great guy with a heart of gold who's always there for you. A real mensch. 2.) Cockney slang. He puts on a guise, a kind of mummer or traveling player. A play on the word "guiser".