Translation of "south" - English-Spanish dictionary

south

noun [ no plural ] uk /saʊθ/ /sɑʊθ/

A2 the direction that is on your right when you face towards the rising sun

sur
The stadium is to the south of the city.
the south

A2 the part of an area that is farther towards the south than the rest

el sur
She’s from the south of England.
south adjective uk /saʊθ/ /sɑʊθ/

A2

sur
the south side of the house
South America
south adverb uk /saʊθ/ /sɑʊθ/

A2

hacia el sur
We drove south.

(Translation of “south” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

south

noun /sauθ/

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

sur
He stood facing towards the south
She lives in the south of France.

one of the four main points of the compass

sur
The compass needle is pointing to the south.
southerly /ˈsaðəli/ adjective

(of a wind etc) coming from the south

del sur
a southerly wind.

looking, lying etc towards the south

hacia el sur
in a southerly direction.
southern /ˈsaðən/ adjective

of the south

meridional
Your speech sounds southern to me
Australia is in the southern hemisphere.
southerner /ˈsaðənə/ noun

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

sureño, meridional
southernmost /ˈsaðənmoust/ adjective

being furthest south

más meridional, más austral
the southernmost point on the mainland.
southward adjective

towards the south

hacia el sur
in a southward direction.
southward(s) adverb

towards the south

hacia el sur
We are heading southwards.
southbound adjective

travelling southwards

(con) rumbo al sur
southbound traffic.
south-east / south-west noun

the direction midway between south and east or south and west, or any part of the earth lying in that direction.

sudeste; sudoeste
south-easterly / south-westerly adjective

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

del sur
a south-easterly wind.

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

sudeste; sudoeste
a south-westerly direction.
south-eastern / south-western adjective

of the south-east or south-west

sudeste; sudoeste
a south-western dialect.
the South Pole noun

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

Polo Sur

(Translation of “south” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)