Northerner North"ern*er, n. 1. One born or living in the north. [1913 Webster]

2. A native or inhabitant of the Northern States; -- contradistinguished from {Southerner}. [U. S.] [1913 Webster]

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  • northerner — ► NOUN ▪ a person from the north of a region or country …   English terms dictionary

  • northerner — [nôr′thər nər] n. 1. a person born or living in the north ☆ 2. [also N ] a person born or living in the N part of the U.S …   English World dictionary

  • Northerner — Der Northerner war eine Nachtzugverbindung zwischen Wellington und Auckland in Neuseeland. Der Zug mit den Zugnummern 227 (südwärts) und 626 (nordwärts) verkehrte vom 3. November 1975 bis zum 12. November 2004 als Ersatz vorheriger… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • northerner — UK [ˈnɔː(r)ð(ə)nə(r)] / US [ˈnɔrðərnər] noun [countable] Word forms northerner : singular northerner plural northerners someone who was born or lives in the north of a country …   English dictionary

  • northerner — nor|thern|er also Northerner [ˈno:ðənə US ˈno:rðərnər] n someone from the northern part of a country …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • northerner — [[t]nɔ͟ː(r)ðə(r)nə(r)[/t]] northerners N COUNT A northerner is a person who was born in or who lives in the north of a place or country. I like the openness and directness of northerners …   English dictionary

  • Northerner — noun Date: 1599 a native or inhabitant of the North; especially a native or resident of the northern part of the United States …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Northerner — /nawr dheuhr neuhr/, n. 1. (sometimes l.c.) a native or inhabitant of the North, esp. the northern U.S. 2. (l.c.) norther. [1825 35; NORTHERN + ER1] * * * …   Universalium

  • northerner — noun a native or inhabitant of the north of a region; especially one of the northern United States or United Kingdom …   Wiktionary

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