- a female given name, form of Beatrice.
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Examples from the Web for bea
The artist Mike Denison has set himself a challenge: to draw one picture a day for an entire year of his heroine Bea Arthur.
When we speak, the artist Mike Denison is 308 Bea Arthurs down, with 57 to go.
A month ago, the BEA thought health-care spending rose at a 9.1 percent annual rate in the first quarter.How Obamacare Helped Crash the Economy
June 25, 2014
Bea Arthur, Diahann Carroll, Art Carney, and Harvey Korman round out the main cast.The Cult of Boba Fett: The ‘Star Wars’ Bounty Hunter’s Spin-Off
June 5, 2014
Bea, royal watchers will recall, is the one who introduced Harry and Cressie in the first place.Defiant Cressida Parties With Royal Pals in London
May 16, 2014
Accordin' to she, there bean't enough for the hoosts o' people there be.Nell, of Shorne Mills
When Jimmy joined the colors first, he knowed that soon he'd beA non-com.With the Colors
Everard Jack Appleton
"Poor fellow, just hear him cough," exclaimed Bea in sympathy.
"O Kat, you surely have something else besides cakes," cried Bea in dismay.
"I always have wanted to see Congreve Hall," said Bea, with a little sigh.
- British European Airways
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