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1. northern

adjective. ['ˈnɔrðɝn'] in or characteristic of a region of the United States north of (approximately) the Mason-Dixon line.

Synonyms

  • North
  • Federal
  • blue
  • Yankee

Antonyms

  • clean
  • South
  • Dixieland
  • Confederate

Etymology

  • northerne (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • norþ (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

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2. northern

adjective. ['ˈnɔrðɝn'] situated in or oriented toward the north.

Synonyms

  • northerly

Antonyms

  • cheerful
  • elated

Etymology

  • northerne (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • norþ (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

3. northern

adjective. ['ˈnɔrðɝn'] coming from the north; used especially of wind.

Synonyms

  • northerly

Antonyms

  • slave state
  • achromatic color

Etymology

  • northerne (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • norþ (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

4. northern

adjective. ['ˈnɔrðɝn'] situated in or coming from regions of the north.

Synonyms

  • septrional
  • north
  • circumboreal
  • boreal

Antonyms

  • unsexy
  • lowborn
  • indulgent
  • achromatic

Etymology

  • northerne (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • norþ (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

5. Northern

noun. a dialect of Middle English that developed into Scottish Lallans.

6. Ireland

noun. a republic consisting of 26 of 32 counties comprising the island of Ireland; achieved independence from the United Kingdom in 1921.

Synonyms

  • EU
  • Dublin
  • Commonwealth of Nations
  • British Commonwealth
  • Emerald Isle
  • European Union
  • Limerick
  • Cork
  • Hibernia
  • Eire
  • Galway
  • capital of Ireland
  • Common Market
  • European Community
  • Tara
  • Republic of Ireland
  • European Economic Community
  • Irish Republic
  • Europe
  • EEC
  • EC
  • Irish capital

7. Ireland

noun. an island comprising the republic of Ireland and Northern Ireland.

Synonyms

  • Emerald Isle
  • Irish Republic
  • Irelander
  • Irishman
  • Irishwoman
  • Hibernia
  • Aran Islands
  • Eire
  • British Isles
  • Republic of Ireland
  • Irish person
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