Part of speech: adjective

Pertaining to the south.

Part of speech: adjective

Proceeding from the south, as a wind.

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Usage examples "southern":

  1. The village, at the southern end of which our villa stood, was not pretty. - "Father and Son", Edmund Gosse.
  2. There is a broad green gate of the Southern Italian type, closed. - "The Man from Home", Booth Tarkington and Harry Leon Wilson.
  3. By the time that we arrived at the inner, or southern extremity of the bay the sun had declined to within a finger's width of the ridge of the western range of hills. - "The Strange Adventures of Eric Blackburn", Harry Collingwood.