Complete Definition of "northern"

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English
Etymology
ME. northerne < OE. north#Old English|north (cognate with OHG. nordrÅni).

Pronunciation
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Adjective
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  1. Of, facing, situated in, or related to the north.
  2. context|of a wind blowing|Blowing from the north; northerly.
  3. UK Characteristic of the North of England (usually capitalised).

#: Les Dawson was a famous Northern comedian.

Translations
trans-top|facing, situated in or related to the north
Finnish: pohjois-
French: septentrional m, septentrionale f
trans-mid
Scots: norlin
Spanish: septentrional, norteño
trans-bottom

trans-top|northern wind
Finnish: pohjoistuuli
trans-mid
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trans-top|North of England
trans-mid
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See also
eastern
southern
western

north-eastern
south-eastern
south-western
north-western

Category:Wind

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