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Synonyms for northern

Synonyms for (noun) northern

Synonyms: Northern Definition: a dialect of Middle English that developed into Scottish Lallans

Similar words: Middle English Definition: English from about 1100 to 1450

Synonyms for (adjective) northern

Synonyms: northerly, northern Definition: coming from the north; used especially of wind Usage: the north wind doth blow; a northern snowstorm; the winds are northerly

Similar words: north Definition: situated in or facing or moving toward or coming from the north Usage: artists like north light; the north portico

Synonyms: northerly, northern Definition: situated in or oriented toward the north Usage: the northern suburbs; going in a northerly direction

Similar words: north Definition: situated in or facing or moving toward or coming from the north Usage: artists like north light; the north portico

Synonyms: northern Definition: situated in or coming from regions of the north Usage: the northern hemisphere; northern autumn colors

Similar words: boreal, circumboreal Definition: comprising or throughout far northern regions

Similar words: north-central Definition: being in or of a region of the United States generally including states of the upper Mississippi valley and Great Lakes region lying north of the Ohio River and the southern boundaries of Kansas and Missouri and between the western boundary of Pennsylvania and the eastern boundaries of Montana and Wyoming and Colorado

Similar words: septrional Definition: of northern regions; from the seven stars (or seven plowing oxen) of Ursa Major

Synonyms: northern Definition: in or characteristic of a region of the United States north of (approximately) the Mason-Dixon line Usage: Northern liberals; northern industry; northern cities

Similar words: blue Definition: used to signify the Union forces in the American Civil War (who wore blue uniforms) Usage: a ragged blue line

Similar words: Union, Federal Definition: being of or having to do with the northern United States and those loyal to the Union during the American Civil War Usage: Union soldiers; Federal forces; a Federal infantryman

Similar words: Yankee Definition: used by Southerners for an inhabitant of a northern state in the United States (especially a Union soldier)