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northern

Pronunciation: /ˈnɔːrðərn; ˈnɔːðən/

Translation of northern in Spanish:

adjective/adjetivo

  • [region/country] del norte, septentrional, norteño, nortino (Chile) (Peru/Perú) northern England el norte de Inglaterra the northern states (in US) los estados del norte northern Europe Europa (feminine) septentrional, el Norte de Europa the Northern Hemisphere el hemisferio norte or septentrional the northern lights la aurora boreal the Northern Territory el Territorio del Norte
    Example sentences
    • It was situated towards the northern end of the forest, a mile or so from the outskirts of the town of Lariat.
    • My own experience with men on the street in northern India is direct.
    • The road was widened and a roundabout installed on the northern end to direct traffic down to Finisklin.

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