Definition of 'southern'
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This has changed the snow emphasis to southern and eastern parts of Britain. Times, Sunday Times (2010)There will be no proper election in large parts of southern Afghanistan. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Meanwhile, something was happening on the southern tip of the island. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Improved transport links should boost its appeal as a commuter town as rush-hour traffic in the southern part of the city can be heavy. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Has a southern English accent. The Sun (2010)Balance speaks in a soft southern African accent while insisting he feels very English. Times, Sunday Times (2013)The family lived in a comfortable flat near the southern tip of Manhattan Island. The American Nation: A History of the United States to 1877 (1995)In so doing, we swing within two miles of a fourth island's southern tip. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Instead, he promised to help her to resolve an issue over a building permit in the southern city of Bari. Times, Sunday Times (2009)This beautiful hotel is like an oasis in the desert, between capital Palma and the southern tip of the island. The Sun (2014)Unusually, the heaviest rains targeted southern and eastern regions, which have been the drier parts of the country this summer. Times, Sunday Times (2013)But the two men sounded a cautious note over a swift withdrawal of British servicemen and women from the southern city of Basra. The Sun (2006)At the same time, parts of southern England were struck by a freak ice storm that encased the landscape in thick ice. Times, Sunday Times (2008)They joined geese in wet fields around the coasts of southern England that had arrived earlier, and some of them came further inland. Times, Sunday Times (2006)
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Translations for 'southern'
British English: southern /ˈsʌðən/ ADJECTIVE
Southern means in or from the south of a region or country.
...the southern hemisphere.
- American English: southern
- Arabic: جَنُوبِيّ
- Brazilian Portuguese: sulista
- Chinese: 南方的
- Croatian: južni
- Czech: jižní
- Danish: sydlig
- Dutch: zuidelijke
- European Spanish: del sur
- Finnish: eteläinen
- French: austral
- German: südlich
- Greek: νότιος
- Italian: meridionale
- Japanese: 南の
- Korean: 남쪽의
- Norwegian: sørlig
- Polish: południowy
- European Portuguese: sulista
- Romanian: sudic
- Russian: южный
- Spanish: del sur
- Swedish: sydlig
- Thai: ในทางภาคใต้
- Turkish: güney
- Ukrainian: південний
- Vietnamese: ở phương nam
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