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Penelope British & World English

The wife of Odysseus, who was beset by suitors when her husband did not return after the fall of Troy. She put them off by saying that she would marry only when she had finished the piece of weaving on which she was engaged, and every night unravelled the work she had done during the day

Penelope in guan British & World English

A large pheasant-like tree-dwelling bird of tropical American rainforests

A. penelope in wigeon British & World English

A dabbling duck with mainly reddish-brown and grey plumage, the male having a whistling call