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be verb

  /bi/ , /biː/
  • used to connect a noun to an adjective that describes it
  • used to indicate that the subject and object are the same
  • used to indicate that the subject has the qualities described by a noun or noun phrase
  • used to indicate that the subject plays the role of the predicate nominal
  • elliptical form of "be here", or similar
  • used to indicate weather, air quality, or the like
  • used to indicate that the values on either side of an equation are the same
  • (archaic) used to form the perfect aspect with certain intransitive verbs
  • used to form the continuous forms of various tenses
  • used to link a subject to a count or measurement
  • have a certain age
sein
  • occupy a place
sein, sich befinden
  • occur, take place
sein, stattfinden
  • exist
sein, existieren
  • used to form the passive voice
werden, sein
  • used to form future tenses, especially the future subjunctive
sein, werden

being noun

  /ˈbiɪŋ/ , /ˈbiːɪŋ/
  • a living creature
Wesen, Geschöpf
  • the state or fact of existence
Dasein, Sein

Bes properNoun

  /bɛs/
  • ancient Egyptian goddess of fertility
Bes
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