What is another word for pean?

Pronunciation: [pˈi͡ən] (IPA)

Pean is a relatively uncommon word that refers to a musical fanfare or a hymn of praise. Synonyms for pean include anthem, ode, hymn, song of praise, and paean. These words all have similar connotations and are typically used to describe an expression of admiration or celebration. Other possible synonyms for pean could include eulogy, laudation, tribute, or encomium. Whether used in a religious, artistic, or cultural context, these words all convey a sense of reverence and joy. When seeking to communicate the idea of a musical or poetic tribute, any of these synonyms could be a suitable alternative for the word pean.

What are the hypernyms for Pean?

A hypernym is a word with a broad meaning that encompasses more specific words called hyponyms.

What are the hyponyms for Pean?

Hyponyms are more specific words categorized under a broader term, known as a hypernym.
  • hyponyms for pean (as nouns)

Usage examples for Pean

A choir of zoologists joined their voices here to point out the large number of small meat animals, fish, and crustaceans-with the whole thing sounding like a pean of thanksgiving.
"Eight Keys to Eden"
Mark Irvin Clifton
He knew the corruption and wickedness of Bigot and of Cadet and of pean and of the whole reckless circle about the Intendant, but Quebec, with its gallant men and its beautiful women; its manners of an Old World aristocracy and its air of a royal court, had many pleasures, and why should youth look too far into the future?
"The Hunters of the Hills"
Joseph Altsheler
He detested Bigot, Cadet, pean and all their corrupt crowd, while recognizing the fact that they were almost supreme in Quebec.
"The Hunters of the Hills"
Joseph Altsheler

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