being englannista suomeksi
(present participle of)
A living creature.
1608-1634, (w) (and perhaps (w)), ''(w)''
- Claudius, thou / Wast follower of his fortunes in his being.
- It was a relief to dismiss them Sir Roger's servants into little beings within my manor.
(RQ:Burton Melanchol), New York Review Books 2001, p.280:
- ’Tis a hard matter therefore to confine them, being they are so various and many ….