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be-neoðan

  • preposition
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Grammar
be-neoðan, be-nyðan; prep. dat. [be, neoðan under]
Wright's OE grammar
§559;
BENEATH, below, under; infra
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  • Hió biþ swíðe fior hire selfre beneoðan

    she is very far beneath herself,

      Bt. Met. Fox 20, 444; Met. 20, 222.
  • Gif se sconca biþ þyrel beneoðan cneówe

    if the shank be pierced beneath the knee,

      L. Alf. pol. 63; Th. i. 96, 16, 17 : 66; Th. i. 96, 31.
  • Nis nán wuht benyðan [him]

    no creature is beneath him [beneath God's notice],

      Bt. 36, 5; Fox 180, 18.
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  • be-neoðan, prep.