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  • 1Below — bezeichnet Orte (bzw. Ortsteile) einen Ortsteil der Stadt Wesenberg im Landkreis Mecklenburgische Seenplatte in Mecklenburg Vorpommern den Ortsteil Below (Müritz) der Gemeinde Grabow Below im Landkreis Mecklenburgische Seenplatte in Mecklenburg… …

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  • 2below — below, under, beneath, underneath mean in a lower position relatively to some other object or place. Below (opposed to above) applies to something which is anywhere in a lower plane than the object of reference; under (opposed to over) to… …

    New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • 3Below — can refer to any of the following: * Earth * Ground * Soil * Floor * Bottom * Less than * Temperatures below freezing * Hell or underworldPeople named Below include: *Fritz von Below (1853 1918), World War I general *Otto von Below (1857 1944),… …

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  • 4below — below, beneath, under These three words appear to be synonymous, but many contexts call for one in preference to another. Beneath is somewhat more literary in use. Under in its physical sense is rather more literal than the other two: under the… …

    Modern English usage

  • 5Below — Be*low , prep. [Pref. be by + low.] 1. Under, or lower in place; beneath not so high; as, below the moon; below the knee. Shak. [1913 Webster] 2. Inferior to in rank, excellence, dignity, value, amount, price, etc.; lower in quality. One degree… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 6Below — Be*low , adv. 1. In a lower place, with respect to any object; in a lower room; beneath. [1913 Webster] Lord Marmion waits below. Sir W. Scott. [1913 Webster] 2. On the earth, as opposed to the heavens. [1913 Webster] The fairest child of Jove… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 7below — index a savoir Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 below …

    Law dictionary

  • 8Below — Below,   1) [ beːlo], Georg Anton Hugo von, Verfassungs und Wirtschaftshistoriker, * Königsberg (Pr) 19. 1. 1858, ✝ Badenweiler 20. 10. 1927; Professor in Münster, Marburg, Tübingen und seit 1905 in Freiburg im …

    Universal-Lexikon

  • 9below — (adv.) early 14c., biloogh, from BE (Cf. be ) by, about + logh, lou, lowe low (see LOW (Cf. low) (adj.)). Apparently a variant of earlier a lowe (influenced by other adverbs in be , Cf. BEFORE (Cf. before)), the parallel form to an high …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 10below — ► PREPOSITION & ADVERB 1) at a lower level than. 2) (in printed text) mentioned further down. ● below stairs Cf. ↑below stairs …

    English terms dictionary

  • 11below — [bi lō′] adv., adj. [see BE & LOW1] 1. in or to a lower place; beneath 2. in a lower place on the page or on a later page (of a book, etc.) 3. in or to hell 4. on earth 5 …

    English World dictionary

  • 12below — [adv/prep] lower beneath, down, down from, under, underneath; concepts 581,586,735 Ant. above, over below [prep2] less than; beneath inferior, lesser, lower, subject, subordinate, unworthy; concepts 567,771 Ant. above, more, over …

    New thesaurus

  • 13Below [1] — Below, Fluß, so v.w. Alte Rega, s.u., Rega …

    Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • 14Below [2] — Below, Gust. Friedr. Eugen v. B., geb. 1791 zu Trakehnen in Ostpreußen, trat 1807 als Lieutenant in die preußische Armee, nahm an den Feldzügen der Jahre 1812 in Rußland, 1813 in Deutschland u. 1814 in Frankreich als Adjutant im Hauptquartier… …

    Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • 15Below — Below, Georg von, Geschichtsforscher, geb. 19. Jan. 1858 zu Königsberg i. Pr., habilitierte sich 1886 in Marburg, 1888 in Königsberg als Privatdozent der Geschichte, und wurde 1891 nach Münster, 1897 nach Marburg, 1901 nach Tübingen berufen. Er… …

    Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • 16Below — Below, Georg von, Geschichtsforscher, geb. 19. Jan. 1858 in Königsberg i. Pr., 1891 Prof. in Münster, 1897 in Marburg, 1901 in Tübingen, 1905 in Freiburg i. Br.; schrieb: »Entstehung der deutschen Stadtgemeinde« (1889), »Das ältere deutsche… …

    Kleines Konversations-Lexikon

  • 17Below — Below, Gustav Friedrich Eugen von, geb. 1791 zu Trakehnen in Ostpreußen, 1807 Lieutenant, in den Feldzügen von 1812 und 13 Adjutant des Generals York, an der Katzbach schwer verwundet, im Feldzug von 1814 zum Rittmeister ernannt, 1815… …

    Herders Conversations-Lexikon

  • 18below — be|low W2S2 [bıˈləu US ˈlou] adv, prep [Date: 1300 1400; Origin: LOW1] 1.) in a lower place or position, or on a lower level ≠ ↑above ▪ an animal that lives below ground ▪ Water was dripping onto the floor below. ▪ I could hear voices in the… …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 19below — [[t]bɪlo͟ʊ[/t]] ♦♦ 1) PREP If something is below something else, it is in a lower position. He appeared from the apartment directly below Leonard s... The path runs below a long brick wall... The sun had already sunk below the horizon... The boat …

    English dictionary

  • 20below — 1 preposition 1 in a lower place or position than, or on a lower level than: I d like you to trim my hair just below the ears. | Fish were swimming below the surface of the water. see under 1 2 less than a particular number, amount, level etc:… …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English