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how be?

[Brit. dial. West idem] phr. a greeting; How are you?: 1929 I goes and says, "'llo, mudder, how be?" and she say, "Chile, I'm not so bad today" (Defries 83). (Exuma)

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Last update: 2010-10-24 18:57
Author: Holm and Shilling, DBE, 1982
Revision: 1.0

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