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Definition of pean

pean
Paean P[ae]"an (p[=e]`an), n. [L. paean, Gr. paia`n, fr. Paia`n the physician of the gods, later, Apollo. Cf. P[ae]on, Peony.] [Written also pean.] 1. An ancient Greek hymn in honor of Apollo as a healing deity, and, later, a song addressed to other deities. 2. Any loud and joyous song; a song of triumph. --Dryden. ``Public p[ae]ans of congratulation.' --De Quincey. 3. See P[ae]on.
Pean
Pean Pean, n. [OF. pene, F. panne.] (Her.) One of the furs, the ground being sable, and the spots or tufts or.
Pean
Pean Pe"an, n. A song of praise and triumph. See P[ae]an.

Meaning of pean from wikipedia

- Pean may refer to: pean, the reverse of erminois (see Ermine (heraldry)) Péan, also called a hemostat, named after Jules-Émile Péan Paean...
- Monique Péan (born c. 1981) is an American designer focused on fine jewelry and objects, based in New York City. Péan born in Washington, D.C. and raised...
- Neak Pean (or Neak Poan) (Khmer: ប្រាសាទនាគព័ន្ធ) ("The entwined serpents") at Angkor, Cambodia is an artificial island with a Buddhist temple on a circular...
- Πανελλήνιος Ένωσις Αγωνιζόμενων Νέων, Panellínios Énosis Agonizómenon Néon, ΠΕΑΝ, PEAN) was a Gr**** Resistance organization during the Axis Occupation of Greece...
- Gegenhermelin). Erminois is ermine with a field Or instead of argent, and Pean is the reverse of erminois (i.e. Or spots on a field sable). Erminites is...
- hemostat (also called a hemostatic clamp, arterial forceps, or pean after Jules-Émile Péan) is a surgical tool used in many surgical procedures to control...
- Jules-Émile Péan (29 November 1830 – 20 January 1898) was one of the great French surgeons of the 19th century. Péan was born in 1830 in France. He studied...
- Pierre Péan (5 March 1938 – 25 July 2019) was a French investigative journalist and author of many books concerned with political scandals. In 1983 Pierre...
- Lionel Péan (born 17 September 1956 in Saint-Germain-en-Laye) is a French sailor who won the Whitbread Round the World Race. He won the 1983 Solitaire...
- The Péan monoplane was a French experimental aircraft built in the late 1900s. Data from Aviafrance : Monoplan Péan General characteristics Crew: 1 Wingspan:...
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