south noun translate to Mandarin Chinese: Cambridge Dictionary

Translation of "south" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary


noun [U] ( also South)
/saʊθ/ ( written abbreviation S, UK also Sth, US also So)
the direction which goes towards the part of the Earth below the equator, opposite to the north, or the part of an area or country which is in this direction
The points of the compass are North, South, East and West.
The best beaches are in the south (of the island).
We usually spend our holidays in the South of France.
Canberra is/lies to the south of Sydney.
Points of the compassDirection of motionParts of countries
the South the southern states of the middle and eastern part of the US
The American Civil War was fought between the North and the South partly over the issue of slavery.
Named regions of countries
the developing countries of the world, most of which are below the equator
→  See also the Third World Continents and regions of the worldCountry namesCountry and nation
Translations of “south”
in Arabic جَنوب…
in Korean 남쪽…
in Malaysian selatan…
in French sud…
in Italian sud…
in Chinese (Traditional) 南, 南方,南部…
in Vietnamese miền nam, phương nam…
in Spanish sur…
in Portuguese sul…
in Thai ตอนใต้, ทิศใต้…
in German der Süden…
in Catalan sud…
in Japanese 南…
in Indonesian selatan…
(Definition of south noun from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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