Definitions for BENbɛn
Random House Webster's College Dictionary
(n.)the inner room of a cottage.
Origin of ben:
1400–50; late ME (Scots); cf. ME binne, OE binnan (c. OFris binna, MD, G binnen) =bi-be - +innan within
a mountain or tall hill
"they were climbing the ben"
A diminutive of the male given name Benjamin or, less often, of Benedict.
Origin: بن and בן.
alt. of Ben nut
within; in; in or into the interior; toward the inner apartment
the inner or principal room in a hut or house of two rooms; -- opposed to but, the outer apartment
an old form of the pl. indic. pr. of Be
a hoglike mammal of New Guinea (Porcula papuensis)
Translations for BEN
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary
one of the limbs by which animals and man walk
The horse injured a front leg; She stood on one leg.
- pernaPortuguese (BR)
- das BeinGerman
- jalg, säärEstonian
- ساق پاFarsi
- patte, jambeFrench
- zampa; gambaItalian
- (사람, 동물의) 다리Korean
- been, pootDutch
- ساق پاPersian
- د پښه ساقPashto
- 腿Chinese (Trad.)
- 腿Chinese (Simp.)
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