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  1. began

    Bogan (Persian: بگعان, also Romanized as Bog‘ān; also known as Began) is a village in Bani Saleh Rural District, Neysan District, Hoveyzeh County, Khuzestan Province, Iran. At the 2006 census, its population was 114, in 15 families.


  1. began

    Began is the past tense form of the verb "begin." It refers to the start or initiation of an action, event, or process.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Began

    of Begin

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Began

    bē-gan′, pa.t. of Begin.

Surnames Frequency by Census Records

  1. BEGAN

    According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Began is ranked #57914 in terms of the most common surnames in America.

    The Began surname appeared 351 times in the 2010 census and if you were to sample 100,000 people in the United States, approximately 0 would have the surname Began.

    92.8% or 326 total occurrences were White.
    4.2% or 15 total occurrences were Asian.

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Began' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #334

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Began' in Written Corpus Frequency: #2413

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Began in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Began in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of Began in a Sentence

  1. Orhan Gonder:

    He refused to sit with his female cousins at the dining table, he started praying fives times a day, he began wearing loose clothes, it never occurred to us he would go and join Islamic State, frankly. But in October 2014 he began going to the tea shop more and more.

  2. Stephanie Coontz:

    Around the early 19th century, men took on this special role as providers and protectors, and with that came a whole ideology. Men began to embrace a masculine identity that was based on not doing women's work, women also began to embrace a new identity, unheard of in colonial days : We are the family expert. We know how to raise kids. We know how to change diapers. Institutions began to be organized around this idea.

  3. John Dean:

    I began by telling the president that there was a cancer growing on the presidency and that if the cancer was not removed ... the president himself would be killed by it.

  4. Hebert Garcia:

    I began denouncing some briefcase companies, especially meat importers, apparently, it didn't go down very well, because it was touching the interests of some government figures ... Somehow, he (Maduro) began losing trust and our relationship deteriorated. So I resigned.

  5. George Gordon Byron:

    It was one of the deadliest and heaviest feelings of my life to feel that I was no longer a boy. From that moment I began to grow old in my own esteem-and in my esteem age is not estimable.

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