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northerly of or toward the north. [3 definitions]
northern in, to, from, or having to do with the north.
northerner (often capitalized) a person born or living in the northern part of a region.
Northern Hemisphere the half of the earth that is north of the equator.
Northern Ireland a division of the United Kingdom, in the northeastern part of the island of Ireland. Belfast is the capital of Northern Ireland.
northern lights see "aurora borealis."
North Korea a country on the eastern coast of Asia. North Korea is also called the Democratic People's Republic of Korea. P'Yongyang is the capital of North Korea.
North Macedonia a country in southeastern Europe north of Greece. North Macedonia is also called the Republic of North Macedonia. Skopje is the capital of North Macedonia.
North Pole the point on the earth's surface that is farthest north. The North Pole is intersected by the northern end of the earth's axis.
North Sea a sea that is part of the Atlantic Ocean. It lies between Great Britain, Scandinavia, and the north coast of the European mainland.
North Star a bright star in the constellation Ursa Minor; Polaris.
northward toward the north. [2 definitions]
northwest a point on the compass halfway between north and west. [4 definitions]
northwestern of, located in, or coming from the northwest.
Northwest Territories a northern Canadian territory east of the Yukon. Its capital is Yellowknife.
Norway a country on the Scandinavian Peninsula in northern Europe. Oslo is the capital of Norway.
Norwegian of or having to do with Norway, or its people or language. [3 definitions]
nose the part of the face on people and certain animals through which they breathe and smell. [6 definitions]
nosebleed bleeding from the nose.
nose cone the front part of a rocket that is shaped like a cone.
nostalgia a longing for the past.