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Spanish translation of “north”

north

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 a northerly breeze. looking, lying etc towards the north The boat was heading in a northerly direction. northern /-ðən/ adjective of the north or the North
del norte
the northern part of the country.
northerner /-ðə-/ noun a person who lives, or was born, in a northern region or country. northernmost /-ðən-/ adjective being furthest north the northernmost point of the island. northward adjective towards the north They were flying in a northward direction. northward adverb ( northwards) towards the north They were travelling northwards. northbound adjective travelling northwards the northbound railway-line. north-east / north-west noun, 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 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
del nordeste; del noroeste
a north-easterly wind.
looking, lying etc towards the north-east or north-west a north-westerly direction.
north-eastern / north-western adjective of the north-east or north-west. the North Pole noun the northern end of the imaginary line through the earth, round which it turns.
(Definition of north from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)

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