Associations to the word «Ben»


BEN, noun. (obsolete) A prayer; a petition.
BEN, preposition. (Scotland) (northern England) In, into.
BEN, adjective. Inner, interior.
BEN, noun. (Scotland) (Northern England) Ben-room: The inner room of a two-room hut or shack (as opposed to the but).
BEN, noun. A tree, Moringa oleifera or horseradish tree of Arabia and India, which produces oil of ben.
BEN, noun. The winged seed of the ben tree.
BEN, noun. The oil of the ben seed.
BEN, noun. (usually capitalised) Son of (used with Hebrew and Arabic surnames).
BEN, noun. A Scottish or Irish mountain or high peak.
BEN, proper noun. A shortening of the male given name Benjamin or, less often, of Benedict.
BEN, noun. (US) (slang) A US$100 bill, which bears a portrait of Benjamin Franklin. Often used in the plural form to indicate large sums of money.
BEN, symbol. The ISO 3166-1 three-letter (alpha-3) code for Benin.
BEN NEVIS, proper noun. The highest mountain in the United Kingdom, in the Highlands of Scotland.
BEN OIL, noun. An oil pressed from the seeds of Moringa oleifera.
BEN SIRA, proper noun. (biblical) Ecclesiasticus, a book of the Bible.
BEN WA BALL, noun. One of a pair of marble-sized metal or plastic balls, usually hollow and containing a small weight that rolls around, used for vaginal sexual stimulation.
BEN WA BALLS, noun. Kegel balls

Dictionary definition

BEN, noun. A mountain or tall hill; "they were climbing the ben".

Wise words

Men govern nothing with more difficulty than their tongues, and can moderate their desires more than their words.
Baruch Spinoza