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ben

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adverb \ˈben\

Definition of ben

Scottish

  1. :  within



Origin of ben

Middle English, from Old English binnan, from be- + innan within, from within, from in


First Known Use: before 12th century

Rhymes with ben


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ben

preposition

Definition of ben

Scottish

  1. :  within



Before 12th Century

First Known Use of ben

before 12th century


3

ben

noun

Definition of ben

Scottish

  1. :  the inner room or parlor of a 2-room cottage



1766

First Known Use of ben

1766


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