Definition for southern (2 of 2)
Examples from the Web for southern
In Afghanistan, there was a push to take back the southern province Helmand.Pentagon Doesn’t Know How Many People It’s Killed in the ISIS War|Nancy A. Youssef|January 7, 2015|DAILY BEAST
Although Southern did not automatically equal neo-Confederate, at times the distinction could easily get lost.
Rather, it was the Democrats who initially were the Southern Party.
We see the Southern segregationists who threatened his life and that of his family on an almost daily basis.Dr. King Goes to Hollywood: The Flawed History of ‘Selma’|Gary May|January 2, 2015|DAILY BEAST
Alexander Stephens, vice president of the Confederacy, summed up the Southern attitude in his 1861 Cornerstone Speech.
He rebuilt the fortifications of Megiddo, thus securing the control of the network of roads which traversed Southern Syria.
It is a bird of passage, visiting its customary breeding places in the summer and wintering in southern Europe.Natural History in Anecdote|Various
A secondary result would be a considerable power development and a source of domestic water supply for southern California.State of the Union Addresses of Calvin Coolidge|Calvin Coolidge
We know of no similar articles in historic times in Baja California, nor to the north in southern California.A Burial Cave in Baja California|William C. Massey
Some after noon we steamed past a small city on the southern coast which had a large natural harbor.
British Dictionary definitions for southern (1 of 2)
British Dictionary definitions for southern (2 of 2)
Word Origin and History for southern
Old English suðerne, from suð "south" (see south) + -erne, suffix denoting direction. A common Germanic compound, cf. Old Frisian suthern, Old Norse suðroenn, Old High German sundroni.