bes

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noun


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Bes

[bes]

noun Egyptian Religion.

the patron deity of music, dancing, and children, represented as a hairy dwarf having a tail and wearing a lion's skin.

B.E.S.

Bachelor of Engineering Science.
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Bes

noun

an ancient Egyptian god represented as a grotesque hairy dwarf: the patron of music and pleasure
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