north - translate into Spanish with the English-Spanish dictionary - Cambridge Dictionaries Online (US)

Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Spanish translation of “north”

See all translations

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
norte
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
norte
The needle is pointing to the north.
northerly /-ðə-/ adjective (of a wind etc) coming from the north
del norte, septentrional
a northerly breeze.
looking, lying etc towards the north
hacia el norte
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.
norteño
northernmost /-ðən-/ adjective being furthest north
más septentrional
the northernmost point of the island.
northward adjective towards the north
hacia el norte
They were flying in a northward direction.
northward adverb ( northwards) towards the north
hacia el norte
They were travelling northwards.
northbound adjective travelling northwards
con dirección norte
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
nordeste; noroeste
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
hacia el nordeste; hacia el noroeste
a north-westerly direction.
north-eastern / north-western adjective of the north-east or north-west.
nordeste; noroeste
the North Pole noun the northern end of the imaginary line through the earth, round which it turns.
Polo Norte
Translations of “north”
in Arabic الشَّمال, جِهة الشَّمال…
in Korean 북쪽…
in Malaysian utara…
in French nord…
in Italian nord…
in Chinese (Traditional) 北, 北方, 北部…
in Vietnamese hướng bắc, hướng bắc trên la bàn…
in Portuguese norte…
in Thai ทิศเหนือ…
in German der Norden…
in Catalan nord…
in Japanese 北…
in Indonesian utara…
in Chinese (Simplified) 北, 北方, 北部…
(Definition of north from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

More translations of “north” in Spanish

Definitions of “north” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

prime time

in television and radio broadcasting, the time when the largest number of people are watching or listening

Word of the Day

The language of elections

by Liz Walter,
April 22, 2015
On May 7th, citizens of the UK will be going to the polls (having an election) to decide who will form the next government. This kind of election is known as a general election. The country is divided into 650 areas, called constituencies. Each constituency elects a member of parliament (MP) to

Read More 

e-juice noun

April 27, 2015
the liquid content in an e-cigarette, which includes nicotine and may be flavoured in various ways Cannabidiol oil that comes from industrial hemp plants, which is what is infused into our e-juice, is 100 per cent legal.

Read More