- (obsolete) southern, Southern.
- Of, from, or pertaining to Antarctica and the south polar regions.
- (figuratively) opposite, Opposite, contradictory.
Etymology: From the lower-case antarctic.
- Dutch: Antarctisch
- German: antarktisch
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Translations: Etymology: From Old French antarctique < Latin antarcticus < Greek (antarktikós) < ant- (from , "opposite") + arktos "Great Bear" + -ic, -ikos.
- Pertaining to Antarctica.
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