What does the word inland mean?

Usage examples for inland

  1. Wonder what happened farther inland? – Fly By Night by Arthur Dekker Savage
  2. The tides carry it up the mouths of the streams where it takes root; the winds, or the birds, or other agencies, in time give it another lift, so that it is slowly but surely making its way inland. – A Year in the Fields by John Burroughs
  3. How could a girl brought up in a small inland village, which she had left only six months before, have learnt French? – Who? by Elizabeth Kent