Definition for pean (2 of 2)
Origin of paean
Related formspae·an·ism, noun
Examples from the Web for pean
Pean sprang after them, and in a few minutes I heard the dull, muffled report of his musket.
Pean cut only a handful of boughs, spread them near the fire, threw his coat over them, and lay down.
Pean, you will remember, could not speak half a dozen words of English.
"De Pean does not lie, Le Gardeur," answered she, frightened at his look.The Golden Dog|William Kirby
Analogy requires Euro'pean, and this is supported by as good authorities as the other.Dissertation on the English Language|Noah Webster, Jr.