What is Being?

Being definition and meaning on Dictionary terms:
the fact of existing; existence (as opposed to nonexistence).
conscious, mortal existence; life: Our being is as an instantaneous flash of light in the midst of eternal night.
substance or nature: of such a being as to arouse fear.
something that exists: inanimate beings.
a living thing: strange, exotic beings that live in the depths of the sea.

a human being; person: the most beautiful being you could imagine.
(initial capital letter) God.
Philosophy. that which has actuality either materially or in idea.absolute existence in a complete or perfect state, lacking no essential characteristic; essence.

Nonstandard. since; because; considering that (often followed by as, as how, or that): Being it’s midnight, let’s go home. Being as how you cooked supper, I’ll do the dishes.