How to Pronounce paean?

Correct pronunciation for the word "paean" is [pˈi͡ən], [pˈi‍ən], [p_ˈiə_n].

"Paean" in context

Paean is a poetic expression of joy and praise. It originated in Ancient Greek literature, in celebration of gods and heroes, and was typically sung by choirs in temples or religious festivals. The term paean has also evolved over time to denote any heartfelt expression of praise and thanks, joy and exuberance.

The paean is often used as a poetic device, expressing enthusiasm for something or someone, often with a religious or spiritual tone. It is often seen as an expression of joy, thanks and celebration, expressing strong admiration and deep gratitude.

Usage over time for paean:

This graph shows how "paean" have occurred between 1800 and 2008 in a corpus of English books.

20 words made out of letters PAEAN

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