Next to; at the side of.
A small table beside the bed
Not relevant to.
That is beside the point
at the side of; on one side of
aside from; out of the regular course or order of; in a state of deviation from; out of
over and above; distinct from; in addition to
on one side
more than that; over and above; not included in the number, or in what has been mentioned; moreover; in addition
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
be-sīd′, prep. and adv. by the side of, near: over and above (in this sense, now usually Besides′), distinct from: apart from, not falling within, as of a question, resolution, &c.—Beside the mark, away from the mark aimed at, irrelevant.—To be beside one's self, to be out of one's senses. [M. E. bi siden—A.S. be si'dan, by the side (dat.).]
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Spoken Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'beside' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #1759
Written Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'beside' in Written Corpus Frequency: #3541
The numerical value of beside in Chaldean Numerology is: 2
The numerical value of beside in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
He that plants trees loves others beside himself.
The fact we focus on one or the other is beside the point.
If we could predict the future, we would sit beside the God.
The defined benefit plan versus defined contribution plan debate is beside the point.
Close by the Rights of Man, at the least set beside them, are the Rights of the Spirit.
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