• Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Bene (Zoöl) A hoglike mammal of New Guinea (Porcula papuensis).
    • n Bene A prayer; boon. "What is good for a bootless bene ?"
    • n Bene (Bot) See Benne.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n bene See ben.
    • bene See bein.
    • n bene See benne.
    • n bene An element of some words of Latin origin, meaning well, good, as in benediction, benefit, benevolence, etc.: opposed to male-, mal-.
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
AS. bēn,


In literature:

Bene, Gubernator legit hos journales, et nunc odit Graecum et Latinum.
"Punch, or the London Charivari, Volume 93, August 13, 1887" by Various
Half a mile further are the Tjandi Kali Bening, or Temples of Kalasan.
"A Visit to Java" by W. Basil Worsfold
One small temple, the Tjandi Kali Bening, is reputed to be the gem of Hindu art in Java.
"Across the Equator" by Thomas H. Reid
Haec ego discedens, sicut bene multa meorum, ipse mea posui maestus in igne manu.
"The Student's Companion to Latin Authors" by George Middleton
Bene, well; multum, much; male, ill, &c. are adverbs.
"The Comic Latin Grammar" by Percival Leigh
How many margent notes can we vnfold, Mourning for virgins that haue bene too blame?
"Seven Minor Epics of the English Renaissance (1596-1624)" by Dunstan Gale
Thys tale is a warnyng to them that haue bene twyse in paryll to beware how they come therin the thyrd tyme.
"Shakespeare Jest-Books;" by Unknown
Margaret was named superintendent of the hospital of the Fate Bene Fratelli.
"Home Life of Great Authors" by Hattie Tyng Griswold
Whiche labouris parcellis of them briefly bene specified before.
"The Boke of Noblesse" by Unknown
And that which might haue bene the augmenting of my delight is nowe the redoubling of my sorowe.
"The Palace of Pleasure" by William Painter
Bagienni, probably identical with the modern Bene Vagienna, on the upper course of the Tanaro, about 35 m. due south of Turin.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 2, Slice 8" by Various
So it is good Daughter that all my wandring Voyages haue not bene altogethers vnprofitable.
"The Palace of Pleasure" by William Painter
W'ere have you bene, m'sieu?
"A Maid of the Kentucky Hills" by Edwin Carlile Litsey
Unus dies, bene et ex praeceptis tuis actus, peccanti immortalitati est anteponendus.
"Benjamin Franklin" by Frank Luther Mott
Leam de St. Thomas, bened.
"The Chronicle of the Discovery and Conquest of Guinea" by Gomes Eannes de Azurara
Hora si tu sospite & il bene venuto.
"Renaissance in Italy: Italian Literature" by John Addington Symonds
Unus dies bene, et ex praeceptis tuis actus, peccanti immortalitati est anteponendus.
"Memoirs of Benjamin Franklin; Written by Himself. [Vol. 1 of 2]" by Benjamin Franklin
Ma perche la cosa e dubbia, pero e bene che messer Nicia non incorra in quel pericolo.
"Renaissance in Italy: Italian Literature" by John Addington Symonds
The Blesells hathe bene lords of it syns the tyme of Edwarde the First, or afore, and ther they dyd enhabite.
"Curiousities of Great Britain: England and Wales Delineated Vol. 1" by Thomas Dugdale
Cruikshank knew all about Buzmen and Adam-tilers; the days when he drank bene bowse had not been wasted, if low life be worth depicting.
"George Cruikshank" by W. H. Chesson

In poetry:

"Oure maister has bene hard bystode,
And zet scapyd away;
Pluk up your hertes and leve this mone,
And herkyn what I shal say.
"Robin Hood And The Monk" by Andrew Lang
Thei went into the way these zemen bothe
As curtes men and hende,
Thei spyrred tithyngus at the munke,
As thei hade bene his frende.
"Robin Hood And The Monk" by Andrew Lang
'Had I my horse, and my harness gude,
And ryding as I wont to be,
It sould half bene tald this hundred yeir
The meiting of my king and me.
"Johnny Armstrong (original)" by Anonymous British
'But had I kend, or I came free hame,
How thou unkynd wadst bene to me,
I wad half kept the border-syde,
In spyte of all they force and thee.
"Johnny Armstrong (original)" by Anonymous British
As rare to heare as seldome to be seene,
It cannot be nor never yet hathe bene
That fire should burne with perfecte heate and flame
Without some matter for to yealde the same.
"Love-Contradictions" by Edward Dyer
Prometheus when firste frome heaven hye
He broughte downe fyre, 'ere then on earthe not seene,
Fond of Delight, a Satyre standing bye
Gaue it a kyss, as it lyke Sweete had bene.
"The Shepherd's Conceit of Prometheus" by Edward Dyer

In news:

BENE BERAQ, Israel, 16 July 2012.
Everything is not "molto bene" for three -- yes, three.
Annette Bening Is " All Right " After Best Actress Win.
Warren Beatty and Annette Bening have finally unloaded their Beverly Hills estate, accepting a $6.7 million offer from a Paramount Pictures executive.
On Oct 13, four-time Academy Award nominee Annette Bening visited with the touring cast of The Book of Mormon in Los Angeles to thank them for their benefit performance supporting The Actors Fund.
The wealthy and their benes.
At the Actors Fund's gala Monday at the Marriott Marquis, where wife Annette Bening was being honored, Beatty was introduced to acting legend Arlene Dahl, 81.
Del Bene Wins WA First Congressional District .
A poll conducted on behalf of Beneful Baked Delights dog treats found 68% of respondents hug their canines more often than certain humans in their lives, including relatives and best friends.
David Finch , Paul Jenkins, Judd Winick, Joe Harris, and Ed Benes DC, $24.99 (208p) ISBN 978-1-4012-3543-7.
A new ad for Purina's Beneful Dog Food airing on Austrian TV is using a soundtrack that emits special high-pitch frequencies that can only be heard by man's best friend.
3e Executive Director Pat Benes praised Corcoran's " innovation and initiative" in both of these programs.
Thanks to a groundbreaking decision, Medicare now reimburses eligible bene?ciaries for intensive cardiac rehabilitation (ICR) at the Pritikin Longevity Center & Spa in Miami, Fla.
Rubin is the China expert other agents call for recommendations (among those who outsource to him is members-only travel club Nota Bene).
Papa Bene Tweets, Deeper in Lent, A Sea Change , Do Sunday's Count in Lent.

In science:

The failure of the quenched approximation thus has an important benefit: It allows us to write down the exact low-energy effective partition function, which is discussed in the next section.
Random Matrix Theory and Chiral Symmetry in QCD
The formulas given for conjugacy class size in [Kun] and [St1] are written in different form; for the reader’s benefit they have been expressed here in the form most useful to us.
Random matrix theory over finite fields: a survey
Viehweg for their hospitality and encouragements. I was benefited from the stimulating mathematical atmosphere they created in their school.
Factorization of generalized theta functions at reducible case
In these cases random routing or switching will be beneficial and cheaper.
Random spread on the family of small-world networks
Instead we benefit from the result of Lemma 5.1, that the mean value vanishes.
Existence and homogenization of the Rayleigh-B\'enard problem
A variety of applications for modular robots can benefit from a branching structure with “limbs” at several levels.
Multiagent Control of Self-reconfigurable Robots
It is a pleasure to thank him for many conversations and probing questions, from which I have benefited enormously. I am also grateful to Swapneel Maha jan, Richard Stanley, and Michelle Wachs for helping me with Appendix C.
Semigroups, rings, and Markov chains
The author benefits from discussions with Xin Zhou and Yong Zhou.
Force-Induced Melting and Thermal Melting of a Double-Stranded Biopolymer
Here, applying the estimate (5.1), we benefit from the truncation.
Fluctuations of the free energy in the REM and the p-spin SK models
More benefits come from this reformulation than what I have presented until now.
Multi-Instanton Calculus in Supersymmetric Theories
Furthermore, these two fields benefit by an almost complete redshift information (Cohen et al. 2000), allowing a very detailed characterization of the faint distant IR sources.
High-Redshift Galaxies: The Far-Infrared and Sub-Millimeter View
More severe are the noise problems for the C100 90µm channel, which would otherwise benefit by a better spatial resolution than C200.
High-Redshift Galaxies: The Far-Infrared and Sub-Millimeter View
In this sense the variety of ground-based and space pro jects in this field planned for the present decade promises extremely rewarding benefits for observational cosmology.
High-Redshift Galaxies: The Far-Infrared and Sub-Millimeter View
This paper has benefited by a large collaboration, in particular concerning items discussed in the last chapters, including some yet unpublished results. I want to mention the people who have particularly contributed: H.
High-Redshift Galaxies: The Far-Infrared and Sub-Millimeter View
The author benefited from conversation with Guihua Gong and N. C.
Classification of simple $C^*$-algebras of tracial topological rank zero