[ beg-in; French be-gan ]
/ ˈbɛg ɪn; French bɛˈgɛ̃ /
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How to use Beguin in a sentence
Thus Jean Beguin wrote a chemical text-book in 1612, which passed through no fewer than fifty-three editions.The Mystery and Romance of Alchemy and Pharmacy|Charles John Samuel Thompson
British Dictionary definitions for Beguin
/ (ˈbɛɡɪn, French beɡɛ̃) /
another word for Beghard
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