Die Übersetzung von "north" - Englisch-Französisch Wörterbuch


noun /noːθ/

the direction to the left of a person facing the rising sun, or any part of the earth lying in that direction

He faced towards the north
The wind is blowing from the north
I used to live in the north of England.

(also N) one of the four main points of the compass

The needle is pointing to the north.
northerly /-ðə-/ adjective

(of a wind etc) coming from the north

du nord
a northerly breeze.

looking, lying etc towards the north

au/vers le nord
The boat was heading in a northerly direction.
northern /-ðən/ adjective

of the north or the North

du nord, septentrional
the northern part of the country.
northerner /-ðə-/ noun

a person who lives, or was born, in a northern region or country.

habitant/-ante du Nord
northernmost /-ðən-/ adjective

being furthest north

à l’extrême nord
the northernmost point of the coast.
northward adjective

towards the north

au nord
They were flying in a northward direction.
northward(s) adverb

towards the north

vers le nord
They were travelling northwards.
northbound adjective

travelling northwards

en direction du nord
the northbound railway-line.
north-east / north-west nouns, adjective

(in or from) the direction midway between north and east or north and west, or any part of the earth lying in that direction

(du) nord-est; (du) nord-ouest
the north-east counties
a north-west wind.
north-easterly / north-westerly adjective

(of a wind etc) coming from the north-east or north-west

du nord-est; du nord-ouest
a north-easterly wind.

looking, lying etc towards the north-east or north-west

au/vers le nord-est; au/vers le nord-ouest
a north-westerly direction.
north-eastern / north-western adjective

of the north-east or north-west.

nord-est; nord-ouest
the North Pole

the northern end of the imaginary line through the earth, round which it turns.

pôle Nord

(Die Übersetzung von "north" von PASSWORT Englisch-Französisch Wörterbuch © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)