below, at a lower place, to a lower place, beneath(adverb)
in or to a place that is lower
below or underneath
to a lower position
covered up or concealed by something
Origin: From benethe, from beneoþan, from bī-niþana, from ni-. Cognate with benedden, beneden, benieden. Compare also neden, and nedan. See also nether.
lower in place, with something directly over or on; under; underneath; hence, at the foot of
under, in relation to something that is superior, or that oppresses or burdens
lower in rank, dignity, or excellence than; as, brutes are beneath man; man is beneath angels in the scale of beings. Hence: Unworthy of; unbecoming
in a lower place; underneath
below, as opposed to heaven, or to any superior region or position; as, in earth beneath
Beneath is a sraight-to-DVD thriller-horror film co-produced in a first time partnership between Paramount Classics and MTV Films. The film is directed by the newcomer Dagen Merrill, who co-wrote the script with Kevin Burke, and the list of producers include Sean Covel and Chris Wyatt, as well as Troy Craig Poon. In Paramount Classics's first horror movie, which marks the company's expansion from acquisitions into the production arena, the cast includes Nora Zehetner and Matthew Settle. Shooting started 2005 in Vancouver, the film was released on DVD August 7, 2007. It was the first direct-to-video title produced by MTV Films.
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
be-nēth′, prep. under, or lower in place: inside of, behind: unworthy the dignity of, unbecoming. [A.S. bi-nathan.]
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Spoken Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'Beneath' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #2088
The numerical value of Beneath in Chaldean Numerology is: 9
The numerical value of Beneath in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
When you jump for joy, beware that no one moves the ground from beneath your feet.
Words are like leaves and where they most abound, Much fruit of sense beneath is rarely found.
If there is an actual grand jury investigation going on, then there is something beneath those loans.
I saw a pair of big black boots coming towards me, this guy was probably hunting for students hiding beneath the benches.
Blade You better wake up. The world you live in is nothing but a sugarcoated topping There is another world beneath it. And if you want to survive it you better learn how to PULL THE TRIGGER
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Translations for Beneath
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- под, отдолуBulgarian
- sotaCatalan, Valencian
- abajo, bajo, debajoSpanish
- alla, alle, alapuolelle, alapuolellaFinnish
- sous, dessousFrench
- foScottish Gaelic
- alatt, lentHungarian
- di bawahIndonesian
- onder, benedenDutch
- sub, dedesubtRomanian
- ниже, подRussian
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