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neath

or 'neath

[ neeth, neeth ]
/ niθ, nið /
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preposition Chiefly Literary.

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Origin of neath

First recorded in 1780–90; aphetic variant of beneath
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British Dictionary definitions for neath

neath

'neath

/ (niːθ) /

preposition

archaic short for beneath
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