1584, (w), ''The Arraignment of Paris'', I, ii
- My love is fair, my love is gay,
- As fresh as been the flowers in May;
(circa) (w), ''(w)'', II
- Where when men been, there's seldom ease;
1641, (w), ''The Sad Shepherd'', I, iii
- O Friar, those are faults that are not seen,
- Ours open, and of worse example been.
''They been here since yesterday.''
(en-irregular plural of)
(topics) bone, constituent part of a skeleton.
(topics) bone, the chalky material bones are made of
(nl-verb form of)
1382, (w), translation of the Bible (John 1:48)
1407, ''(w)'', pages 40–41
- (quote)Filip of Repintoun whilis he was a chanoun of Leycetre, Nycol Herforde, dane Geffrey of Pikeringe, monke of Biland and a maistir dyuynyte, and Ioon Purueye, and manye other whiche weren holden rightwise men and prudent(..)
(past participle of)