Associations to the word «Bey»


BEY, noun. A governor of a province or district in the Turkish dominions; also, in some places, a prince or nobleman; a beg.

Dictionary definition

BEY, noun. (formerly) a title of respect for a man in Turkey or Egypt; "he introduced me to Ahmet Bey".
BEY, noun. The governor of a district or province in the Ottoman Empire.

Wise words

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