Main meanings of neath in English

: neath1Neath2


Pronunciation /niːθ/


mainly literary
  • Beneath.

    ‘roaming around neath the trees’
    • ‘Though they had no true slaves of their own they paid an overseer off the Bend to take Abel out neath a tree overlooking the river.’
    • ‘It is a ‘camp fire when the wood has fallen low and the ashes start to whiten neath the embers' crimson glow.’’
    • ‘He proceeded to lift the umbrella out of the hole in the table and walk away with it, leaving us exposed neath a sky of malevolent aspect.’
    • ‘All alone neath the moon, you'll surely be home soon - when a man out of nowhere thumbs you a ride.’

Main meanings of Neath in English

: neath1Neath2


Pronunciation /niːθ/

proper noun

  • An industrial town in South Wales on the River Neath; population 46,800 (est. 2009).

    Welsh name Castell-Nedd