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Old EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *underniþer; corresponding to under- +‎ neoþan.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˌunderˈneo̯θɑn/, [ˌunderˈneo̯ðɑn]

PrepositionEdit

underneoþan

  1. underneath
    Underneoðan ūrum bāte sind þrī grǣġhwalas.
    There are three grey whales underneath our boat.

DescendantsEdit

  • Middle English: undernethe, undernethen