What does the word behold mean?

Usage examples for behold

  1. Behold, I do not know how to speak; I am only a youth. – Stories of the Prophets (Before the Exile) by Isaac Landman
  2. As he was thus, behold, Aamir called out to him and said, " O my lord, come to my help, or I am a dead man!" – Tales from the Arabic Volume 3 by John Payne
  3. " Behold," cried others, " the man who shall give us liberty." – The Revolt of The Netherlands, Complete by Frederich Schiller