pean

Definition of pean

 (Entry 1 of 4)

variant of

pean

noun
\ ˈpēn\
plural -s

Definition of pean (Entry 2 of 4)

: a heraldic fur consisting of ermine spots of gold on a black field
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Definition of pean (Entry 3 of 4)

: of the heraldic fur pean

pean

Definition of pean (Entry 4 of 4)

variant spelling of peen

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History and Etymology for pean

Noun

Middle French pene, literally, feather, from Latin penna

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“Pean.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/pean. Accessed 22 November 2019.

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