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  Definition of North
  1. any region lying in or toward the north
  2. the United States (especially the northern states during the American Civil War); "he has visited every state in the Union"; "Lee hoped to detach Maryland from the Union"; "the North''s superior resources turned the scale"
  3. the region of the United States lying north of the Mason-Dixon Line
  4. British statesman under George III whose policies led to rebellion in the American colonies (1732-1792)
  5. the cardinal compass point that is at 0 or 360 degrees
  6. the direction in which a compass needle points
  7. situated in or facing or moving toward or coming from the north; "artists like north light"; "the north portico"
  8. in a northern direction; "they earn more up north"; "Let''s go north!"
Similar Words: northland, septentrion, Union, Frederick North, Second Earl of Guilford, north, due north, N, magnetic north, compass north, to the north, in the north, northerly, northwards, northward

 

Attributes: north, northern, northland, septentrion

 

Part Meronyms: United States, United States of America, America, US, U.S., USA, U.S.A.

 

Anagrams: thorn

 

Language Translations:
Albanian: veri   Arabic: شمال  
Basque: ipar and iparreko   Bosnian: sjever  
Breton: norzh   Bulgarian: север  
Catalan: nord   Chinese:  
Croatian: sjever and sjeverni   Dutch: noord and noorden  
Esperanto: norda and nordo   Estonian: põhi  
Finnish: pohjoinen   French: nord  
Frisian: noard and noarden   German: Norden and nordwärts  
Greek: βόρειος and βορράς   Hebrew: צפון  
Hungarian: észak and északi   Icelandic: norður  
Ido: nordo   Indonesian: utara  
Interlingua: del nord, nordic and nord   Italian: nord and settentrionale  
Japanese:   Korean:  
Kurdish: bakur   Latin: borealis  
Malayalam: വടക്ക്   Maltese: tramuntana  
Norwegian: nord   Persian: شمال  
Polish: północ and północny   Portuguese: norte and nortista  
Russian: север   Slovak: sever and severný  
Slovene: sever   Spanish: norte and norteño  
Swedish: nord and norr   Telugu: ఉత్తరం  
Turkish: kuzey   Urdu: شمال  
Welsh: gogledd and gogleddol  
 
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