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Beguin

[beg-in; French be-gan] /ˈbɛg ɪn; French bɛˈgɛ̃/
noun
1.
a Beghard.
Origin
back formation from Beguine
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Beguin

/ˈbɛɡɪn; French beɡɛ̃/
noun
1.
another word for Beghard
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