Origin of pekan
Examples from the Web for pekan
Even yet he had one advantage which no amount of courage or speed on the part of the pekan could have overcome.
Others call it the fisher, although it never fishes, while to the Indians it is the pekan—the killer-in-the-dark.
Later, a pekan, sometimes called a fisher, killed another one.The Chief Engineer|Henry Abbott
The men shortened the line to thirty miles and for six times in succession did pekan destroy the traps.The Story of the Trapper|A. C. Laut
If Pekan is hungry he doesn't hesitate to dine on Porcupine.The Burgess Animal Book for Children|Thornton W. Burgess