Correct spelling, explanation: pigeon comes from French pijon; there is no d sound in the middle; that’s why there is no such sound in pigeon. For the same reason,
pidgeon is incorrect.
Definition of pigeon:
noun, a dove
These pigeons are so annoying, they make so much noise.
Look at this white pigeon, it’s so pretty.
Incorrect spelling, explanation: This form is incorrect because there is no reason to put d (
pidgeon) in the middle of pigeon. The origins of the word are in Old French pijon, so pigeon is the correct form.
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