Peabody

biographical name Pea·body \ ˈpē-ˌbä-dē , -bə-dē \

Definition of Peabody

Endicott 1857–1944 American educator

Peabody

biographical name

Definition of Peabody

George 1795–1869 American merchant and philanthropist

Peabody

geographical name Pea·body \ ˈpē-bə-dē , -ˌbä-dē \

Definition of Peabody

city in northeastern Massachusetts north of Lynn population 51,251

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