There she met a peahen, and that peahen made friends with her and asked her name.
Then the girl turned again into a peahen, and flew away with the other eight.
The peacock is really the Papa bird, and the Mamma bird is called the peahen.
The peahen should, of course, be permitted to take charge of one set of eggs.
Mr. Bartlett and Foley walked on ahead, discussing ways and means for protecting the peahen against marauders.
For a remark on the words peacock, peahen, see the Chapter upon Gender.
I just remember that he had a neck like a three-decker, and a voice like a peahen's.
Next to the peahen a turkey hen makes the best mother for peachicks.
But on this occasion the peahen bade the servant tell the prince that she would come again the following day for the last time.
I to my peacock, you to your peahen, with a Godspeed from each to other.