northerner northerner  /ˈnɔr ðər nər/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) an inhabitant of the North
  2. (n) an American who lives in the North (especially during the American Civil War)

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. On the orders of National Police Commander General Nguyen Ngoc Loan, a northerner, Loc was arrested, and the battle was on.
  2. But he remained a northerner, not a Nigerian.

News

  • Official Confirmation That It's Hotter in the South

    Bert Sperling, the guy who does Best Places , has forever vindicated southerners tired of hearing their northerner and coastal friends complaining about hot summers. Like they know about heat . [ more › ]        
    on July 12, 2013     Source: Austinist

Quotes

  1. On introducing an item, Sir Trevor said: "It's time for 'Racist and Dead', this week, it's the turn of corpulent, narrow-minded northerner Bernard Manning. Personally, I never thought of Bernard Manning as a racist comic: just a fat, white bastard."
    on Sep 10, 2007 By: Sir Trevor McDonald Source: Digital Spy

  2. Kerry tells fans: "Hi, just want to say a big thank-you to everyone for their support. I hope you enjoy the videos that my mum forced me to do, she really did twist my arm. I wanted to prove that I'm still a northerner at heart. I hope you all enjoy...
    on May 24, 2010 By: Kerry Katona Source: stv.tv

  3. Speaking of her new role, Angela said: "I'm absolutely delighted to be on board with a great show like Doctors. Eva is a really fantastic character to play; a feisty northerner in leather boots, a regular Angelina Geordie! Hopefully the audience...
    on Jul 11, 2007 By: Angela Lonsdale Source: Digital Spy

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