בְּעִיר m.n. cattle, beasts. [Related to Aram.–Syr. בּֽעִירָא, JAram., Syr., Mand., OSArab. בער (= cattle, beasts). Arab. ba‘īr (= camel), Ethiop. ba‘rāwī(= ox), are prob. loan words from Heb. בּֽעִיר.] Derivative: בער ᴵᴵ.