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Becher

(bē`kər), in the Bible. 1 Son of Benjamin. In First Chronicles "his first-born" should perhaps be read "Becher"; cf. BocheruBocheru
, in the Bible, descendant of Saul. Perhaps the name should be translated "first-born"; see Becher (1.)
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. See BichriBichri
, in the Bible, father of Sheba (3,) but "son of Bichri" may stand for "descendants of Becher" (see Becher (1)). The "Berites," supporters of Sheba, are apparently to be understood as "Bichrites."
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. 2 Son of Ephraim. His descendants are called Bachrites. He also appears as Bered.
References in classic literature ?
Becher a German, very thin, with a long, sharp nose?"
Becher is an Englishman, and there isn't a man in the parish who has a better-lined waistcoat.
He has run just once since when taking to the big Aintree obstacles to finish a creditable sixth behind Walk In The Mill in the Becher Chase at Aintree in December.
Associate Professor Samuel Becher from the Universitys School of Accounting and Commercial Law, and Dr Uri Benoliel from College of Law and Business at Ramat Gan Law School in Israel, investigated the readability of sign-in-wrap contracts.
Punters looking to crack the code in the Becher and Grand Sefton Chases should consider horses and jockeys who have thrived over the course in the past.
COURSE specialist Highland Lodge can scale the heights again by landing his second victory over the Grand National fences in the Becher Chase (1.30).
DON Poli heads 28 horses still in contention for Aintree's Randox Health Becher Chase on Saturday.
Becher (1891-1958)--once a cultural monolith in the GDR and, by most accounts, a rather ruthless proponent of the doctrine of socialist realism-has become something of a persona non grata.
WITH THE PASSING of Hilla Becher (nee Hilla Wobeser in Potsdam, 1934), a major figure of German postwar visual culture has left the stage, following her lifelong collaborator and partner, Bernd Becher, who passed away in 2007.
RICHARD Becher suggests that FIFA president Sepp Blatter is naive rather than corrupt.
But the work of German photographic duo Bernd and Hilla Becher influenced an entire generation of photographers and conceptual artists.