Bes

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Egypt.Dendera.Bes.01.jpg

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Bes

  1. (Egyptian mythology) An ancient Egyptian god, the protector of households and mothers, children and childbirth.
    • 2009, Molefi Kete Asante; Ama Mazama, editors, Encyclopedia of African Religion, SAGE, →ISBN, page 121:
      The god Bes occurred so early in the human imagination that it reaches back to the earliest of human settlements along the Nile.

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Bes m

  1. Bes

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Bes m

  1. Bes

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Bes n (strong, genitive Bes, plural Bes)

  1. B double flat
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