1) Poultry, domestic fowl.
1329 xij pullan precii xviijd, Ripon
1485 establisshed that the common powters [poulterers] that cometh to the citie ... sell there pulan in noo place but in the common market, York
1546 the thirde parte of all my pulleyne and geise, Wakefield
1585 in pulleyne about the howse 4s, Rastrick
1642 fatt geise, tenn Capans, thertene hens, sex turkes and other pullan xls, Cannon Hall
1710 did attempt to steal pullen from about the house, Clifton. They were housed at night: 1617 December 1 Theaker 5 dayes on the pullayne house, Brandsby.