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Definition of Beneath


  1. Lower in place, with something directly over or on; under; underneath; hence, at the foot of.
  2. Under, in relation to something that is superior, or that oppresses or burdens.
  3. 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.
  4. In a lower place; underneath.
  5. Below, as opposed to heaven, or to any superior region or position; as, in earth beneath.
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Beneath Translations

beneath in Afrikaans is onder
beneath in Danish is under
beneath in Dutch is beneden, onder
beneath in Finnish is alla
beneath in German is unten, unter, darunter, Neben
beneath in Italian is abbasso, sotto
beneath in Latin is subter supter
beneath in Norwegian is under
beneath in Portuguese is abaixo de, sob
beneath in Spanish is debajo, so
beneath in Swedish is under