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peahen

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noun pea·hen \ˈpē-ˌhen\

Definition of peahen

  1. :  a female peafowl



Origin and Etymology of peahen

Middle English pehenne, from pe- + henne hen


First Known Use: 15th century

Rhymes with peahen

again, amen, Ardennes, Big Ben, bull pen, Cayenne, Chosen, domaine, doyen, doyenne, Estienne, fen-phen, game hen, hang ten, hapten, Karen, La Tène, light pen, marsh hen, moorhen, pigpen, Phnom Penh, playpen, RN, Sheyenne, somewhen, Touraine, Turenne


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