Beng
   The Romani word for the Devil. It is likely that it was already used by the Romanies for reptiles inhabiting the Hindu version of Hell and was transferred to the dragonlike Devil they saw being killed by St. George in Byzantine icons.

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  • Beng — may refer to:* Kwek Leng Beng (21st century), Singaporean billionaire * Lim Eng Beng (20th century), former Philippine Basketball Association player * Ong Beng Hee (born 1980), professional squash player * Su Beng (21st century), Taiwanese… …   Wikipedia

  • Bèng — Beng Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. Beng peut faire référence à : un prénom masculin germanique, Wee Tian Beng (1966 ), un manhuajia de Singapour, Jack Beng Thi (1951 ), un artiste …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Beng — (arab.), so v.w. Bangue …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Beng — (pers.), s. Haschisch …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • BEng — abbr. Bachelor of Engineering. * * * …   Universalium

  • beng — bèng fonosimb. var. → 1bang …   Dizionario italiano

  • BEng — BrE B.Eng. AmE [ˌbi: ˈeŋ] n a first university ↑degree in ↑engineering …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • BEng — (Bachelor of Engineering) bachelor s degree in engineering …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Beng — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. Beng peut faire référence à : un prénom masculin germanique, Wee Tian Beng (1966 ), un manhuajia de Singapour, Jack Beng Thi (1951 ), un artiste… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Beng. — 1. Bengal. 2. Bengali. * * * Beng., 1. Bengal. 2. Bengali …   Useful english dictionary

  • BEng — abbrev Bachelor of Engineering * * * abbr. Bachelor of Engineering * * * beng variant of bhang …   Useful english dictionary

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