How To Spell Behen?

Correct spelling: Behen

What is the definition of Behen?

  1. Alt. of Behn

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What are the usage examples for Behen?

  1. Warm representations were made in high quarters, and the following warrant was speedily issued:- Whereas the Lady Slingsby Comoedian and Mrs. Aphaw Behen have by acting and writeing at his Royall Highnesse Theatre committed severall Misdemeanors and made abusive reflections upon persons of Quality, and have written and spoken scandalous speeches without any License or Approbation of those that ought to peruse and authorize the same, These are therefore to require you to take into yo'r Custody the said Lady Slingsby and Mrs. Aphaw Behen and bring them before mee to answere the said Offence, And for soe doeing this shalbe yo'r sufficient Warr't. – The Works of Aphra Behn, Vol. I (of 6) by Aphra Behn