Words and Phrases
beece

“beece”

Meaning:

animals / beasts

Alternative spelling/meaning:

bastes

In Literature:

Excerpt from Bab M'Keen interviews General Grant by Bab M'Keen

the fermers, tae, is compleenin’ on ye that yer bringing’ doon the price o’ craps an’ bastes till they’ll pye naethin’

Excerpt from The Lammas Fair by Robert Huddleston

Here, ither beece wi’ prataes, meals,
frae a’ parts o’ aul Erin,
for sale that day


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