Pelican

Pelican, a bird, the effigy of which was used in the Middle Ages to symbolise charity; generally represented as wounding its breast to feed its young with its own blood, and which became the image of the Christ who shed His blood for His people.

Definition taken from The Nuttall Encyclopædia, edited by the Reverend James Wood (1907)

Pelias * Pelides
Pei-ho
Peirce, Benjamin
Peishwah
Pekin
Pelagius
Pelasgi
Peleus
Pelew Islands
Pelham
Pelias
Pelican
Pelides
Pelion
Pelissier
Pella
Pellegrini, Carlo
Pellico, Silvio
Pellisson, Paul
Pelopidas
Peloponnesian War
Peloponnesus

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Pelican in Brewer’s Dictionary of Phrase & Fable

Links here from Chalmers

Bibliander, Theodore
Collingwood, Cuthbert, Lord
Fox, Richard
Spenser, Edmund