Dictionary.com

Northerner

[ nawr-ther-ner ]
/ ˈnɔr ðər nər /
Save This Word!

noun
(sometimes lowercase) a native or inhabitant of the North, especially the northern U.S.
(lowercase) norther.
QUIZ
WILL YOU SAIL OR STUMBLE ON THESE GRAMMAR QUESTIONS?
Smoothly step over to these common grammar mistakes that trip many people up. Good luck!
Question 1 of 7
Fill in the blank: I can’t figure out _____ gave me this gift.

Origin of Northerner

First recorded in 1825–35; northern + -er1
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2023

How to use Northerner in a sentence

British Dictionary definitions for Northerner

Northerner
/ (ˈnɔːðənə) /

noun
(sometimes not capital) a native or inhabitant of the north of any specified region, esp England or the US
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
FEEDBACK