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Bess

Origin

  • english: Familiar form of Elizabeth; Featuring music by composer George Gershwin, the renowned opera Porgy and Bess depicts life in the poor African-American community of Charleston, SC.

Alternative Spellings

Syllables: 1

International Variations

Famous Namesakes:

Singer Bessie Smith

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