As a Noun; An event nickname developed for cigar smokers in the late ninety’s on a cigar smokers News Group. When people get together Smoking Cigars. As a Verb; Smoking (and enjoying) a fine cigar. . . to smoke cigars with others. Steve Saka (and friends) operate an excellent cigar-information web site called Cigar Nexus (dot com) which has the actual history (and event) that created the term HERF. For the full story, go to http://cigarnexus.com/ASC/index.html