a former name of Suriname.
a former name for Surinam
noun 1. a former name of .
[neth -er-mohst, -muh st] /ˈnɛð ərˌmoʊst, -məst/ adjective 1. lowest; farthest down: the nethermost depths of the ocean. /ˈnɛðəˌməʊst/ adjective 1. farthest down; lowest
noun 1. the infernal regions; hell. 2. the afterworld, or the hereafter. noun 1. the world after death; the underworld 2. hell 3. a criminal underworld n. also nether-world, 1630s, “place beneath the earth,” from nether + world.
the name given to the hereditary temple servants in all the post-Exilian books of Scripture. The word means given, i.e., “those set apart”, viz., to the menial work of the sanctuary for the Levites. The name occurs seventeen times, and in each case in the Authorized Version incorrectly terminates in “s”, “Nethinims;” in the Revised […]