Definition of be- in English:

be-

prefix

Forming verbs:
4(Added to nouns) affect with: befog
4.1(Added to adjectives) cause to be: befoul
5(Forming adjectives ending in -ed) having; covered with: bejewelled

Origin

Old English, weak form of 'by'.

Definition of be- in:

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Word of the day vinaceous
Pronunciation: vʌɪˈneɪʃəs
adjective
of the colour of red wine