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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 be·yond /biˈɑnd/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Be·yond prep.
 1. On the further side of; in the same direction as, and further on or away than.
    Beyond that flaming hill.   --G. Fletcher.
 2. At a place or time not yet reached; before.
    A thing beyond us, even before our death.   --Pope.
 3. Past, out of the reach or sphere of; further than; greater than; as, the patient was beyond medical aid; beyond one's strength.
 4. In a degree or amount exceeding or surpassing; proceeding to a greater degree than; above, as in dignity, excellence, or quality of any kind. Beyond expectation.”
    Beyond any of the great men of my country.   --Sir P. Sidney.
 Beyond sea. Law See under Sea.
 To go beyond, to exceed in ingenuity, in research, or in anything else; hence, in a bed sense, to deceive or circumvent.
    That no man go beyond and defraud his brother in any matter.   --1 Thess. iv. 6.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Be·yond adv. Further away; at a distance; yonder.
    Lo, where beyond he lyeth languishing.   --Spenser.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      adv 1: farther along in space or time or degree; "through the
             valley and beyond"; "to the eighth grade but not
             beyond"; "will be influential in the 1990s and beyond"
      2: on the farther side from the observer; "a pond with a
         hayfield beyond" [syn: on the far side]
      3: in addition; "agreed to provide essentials but nothing

From: Easton's 1897 Bible Dictionary

    when used with reference to Jordan, signifies in the writings of
    Moses the west side of the river, as he wrote on the east bank
    (Gen. 50:10, 11; Deut. 1:1, 5; 3:8, 20; 4:46); but in the
    writings of Joshua, after he had crossed the river, it means the
    east side (Josh. 5:1; 12:7; 22:7).