peahen

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English[edit]

Two peahens.

Etymology[edit]

From Middle English pehenne, equivalent to pea (peafowl) +‎ hen. Compare Icelandic páhæna (peahen). See also peacock, peafowl, peachick, etc.

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Noun[edit]

peahen (plural peahens)

  1. A female peafowl.

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