[ suhth-ruhn ]

  1. Southern U.S. southerner (def. 2).

  2. (usually initial capital letter)Scot. a native or inhabitant of England.

Origin of southron

1425–75; late Middle English; earlier southren (variant of southern), modeled on Saxon, Briton, etc.

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How to use southron in a sentence

British Dictionary definitions for Southron


/ (ˈsʌðrən) /

  1. mainly Scot a Southerner, esp an Englishman

  2. Scot the English language as spoken in England

  1. dialect, mainly Southern US an inhabitant of the South, esp at the time of the Civil War

  1. mainly Scot of or relating to the South or to England

Origin of Southron

C15: Scottish variant of Southern

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