preposition Chiefly Literary.
- neat line,
- neat's-foot oil,
- neath port talbot,
Origin of neath
Examples from the Web for neath
The fountain of eternal youth springs up and gushes 'neath no other light.The Preacher of Cedar Mountain|Ernest Thompson Seton
In the stone-coal and culm3 trade, Swansea and Neath almost supply the whole kingdom.
Were this love well here displayed, As flame flameth 'neath thin jade Love should glow through these my phrases.Canzoni & Ripostes|Ezra Pound
He was also connected with the Maesteg Works in the same county and a brewery at Neath.Automobile Biographies|Lyman Horace Weeks
A thousand men shall sneer at thee,A thousand women quiver, But ne'er 'neath thee my seat shall beFor ever and for ever.Quips and Quiddities|William Davenport Adams
1787, poetic shortening of beneath (q.v.).