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Beam (of a stag)

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That part of the head from which the horns spring. (Anglo-Saxon béam, a tree; the horns are called branches.)

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Entry taken from Dictionary of Phrase and Fable, edited by the Rev. E. Cobham Brewer, LL.D. and revised in 1895.

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Bayonets
Bead (Anglo-Saxon, bed, a prayer)
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Beadle
Beadsman or Bedesman
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Beaker
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Bean Feast
Bean Goose (The)
Bean-king (The)
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Bear (The)
Bear (To)
Bear of Bradwardine (The)
Bear Account (A)