Paean

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Paean Meaning and Definition in Dictionary

Definitions from Wordnet 2.0


  • a formal expression of praise
  • (ancient Greece) a hymn of praise (especially one sung in ancient Greece to invoke or thank a deity)

Definitions from Wiktionary


  • a formal expression of praise ,
  • (ancient Greece) a hymn of praise (especially one sung in ancient Greece to invoke or thank a deity)

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Paean Meaning and Definition in Wikipedia


Paean is a song (or expression) of thanksgiving, triumph, healing or praise.

Paean, Paeeon, Paeëon, Paeon, Paian, Paieon, or Paion (from the Ancient Greek Παιάν, Παιήων, or Παιών) may be:



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Paean Sample Sentences in News


  • 'I Am Eleven': The documentary is a paean to an innocent age
    'Eleven' is an enjoyable mishmash of young voices and faces poised between childhood and teenagerdom. Read more on this news related to 'Paean'
  • Doug Clark: Musician squeezes out a paean to pot - Tue, 07 Oct 2014 PST
    Many people are worried about what effect legalizing marijuana in Washington might have on kids. It’s a valid point. Although after what I watched on YouTube Monday morning, I’m actually more concerned by what the wacky weed is already doing to our seniors. Read more on this news related to 'Paean'
  • This Extremely Blue Japanese Beer Is Finally Available in the U.S.
    Abashiri Beer's Okhotsk Blue Draft was introduced to Japan five years ago as a gimmicky, quaffable paean to the frigid Sea of Okhotsk, but thanks to online curio depot Firebox, the courageous American or homesick Tokyoite can now order it in $21 four-packs , filling a demand neither likely had. Only $5.25 a can! Photo: Cassandra Rose Tannenbaum/New York Magazi Read more on this news related to 'Paean'

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