how to pronounce paean


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paean is pronounced in two syllables

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meanings of paean


  1. Any loud and joyous song; a song of triumph.
  2. An enthusiastic expression of praise.
  3. A chant or song, especially a hymn of thanksgiving for deliverance or victory, to Apollo or sometimes another god or goddess; hence any song sung to solicit victory in battle.


  1. To sing a paean; to praise.

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