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