Sentence with Context:
Many of us are rubbish at talking about problems in our nether regions. And the linguistic barrier can preclude our seeking the right help.
It surely isn’t surprising, then, that we feel a distance from the nether areas themselves, the very term connoting a hinterland of unspeakable filth.
The creator deity Brahma relegated the nagas to the nether regions when they became too populous on earth and commanded them to bite only the truly evil or those destined to die prematurely. They are also associated with waters—rivers, lakes, seas, and wells—and are guardians of treasure.
Meaning: Lower in position
Lower, Low, Bottom, Under, Bottom-most, Underground, Basal, Chthonic
Upper, High, Top, Supernal
Mnemonic (Memory Aid): How To Remember?
The word “Nether” should remind you of “Netherlands” – the European country. “Netherlands” means “the lower lands“. Remember thus.
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