bejan

noun
be·​jan | \ ˈbā-jən \
variants: or bejant \ ˈbē-​jənt \ or less commonly bajan \ ˈbā-​jən \
plural -s

Definition of bejan

: a freshman at certain Scottish universities

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History and Etymology for bejan

French béjaune, from Middle French becjaune beak of young birds, from bec beak + jaune yellow

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“Bejan.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/bejan. Accessed 29 Jun. 2022.

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