the land or region in the north.
the northern part of a country.
(initial capital letter) the peninsula containing Norway and Sweden.
Origin of northland
before 900; Middle English, Old English;Related formsnorth·land·er, noun
Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019
Examples from the Web for northlander
Historical Examples of northlander
He greeted the arrival with the easy casualness of the northlander.
As a Northlander I cannot accustom myself to the French mode of acting tragedy.
The Northlander's heavy, slow-moving feet stopped entirely as he turned a stolid face toward the foreman.
He glanced quickly at the big Englishman and saw that his eyes were upon the Northlander.
British Dictionary definitions for northlander
a native or inhabitant of the peninsula containing Norway and Sweden
(in Canada) a native or inhabitant of the far north
the peninsula containing Norway and Sweden
(in Canada) the far north
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