1. a provincial governor under the Ottoman Empire, a bey


  1. to request the help of someone, often in the form of money
    He begged on the street corner from passers-by.
  2. to plead with someone for help, a favor, etc.; to entreat
    I beg your pardon. I didn't mean to cause offence.
    He begged her to go to the prom with him.
  3. to assume, in the phrase
  4. to raise a question, in the phrase
  5. To ask to be appointed guardian for, or to ask to have a guardian appointed for.

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