Befana

Befana (Befa`na) , an Italian female Santa Claus, who on Twelfth Night fills the stockings of good children with good things, and those of bad with ashes.

Definition taken from The Nuttall Encyclopædia, edited by the Reverend James Wood (1907)

Beets, Nicolas * Begg, James
Beechy, Rear-Admiral
Beechy, Sir William
Beef-eaters
Beehive houses
Beel`zebub
Beerbohm Tree, Herbert
Beer`sheba
Beeswing
Beethoven, Ludwig von
Beets, Nicolas
Befa`na
Begg, James
Beghards
Beguins
Begum
Behaim, Martin
Behar
Behe`moth
Behis`tun
Behm, Ernst
Behn, Afra

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Befana in Brewer’s Dictionary of Phrase & Fable