Behuf

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Etymology[edit]

From Middle High German behuof, from Old High German *bihuof, from Proto-Germanic *bihōfą(behoof, profit, need). Cognate with Old High German bihuobida(need), Middle Low German behōf(behoof, advantage), Dutch behoefte(need), English behoof(advantage, benefit, need). More at behoof.

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Behuf m ‎(genitive Behufs, plural Behufe)

  1. (archaic) behoof, purpose, need

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