Antonyms for northern

confederate, austral, southern, meridional, gray, south, south-central, grey.

Quotes of northern

  1. I never found either this or the Northern Shrike return to such prey for food I have seen them alight on the same thorn bush afterwards but never made any use of this kind of food – John Bachman
  2. I see Canada as a country torn between a very northern rather extraordinary mystical spirit which it fears and its desire to present itself to the world as a Scotch banker – Robertson Davies
  3. Obviously overall infrastructure needs on the Southwest and Northern borders are mounting We need a major push in Congress to remedy this – Pete Domenici
  4. When you look at what I've done here you see a consistent theme of reforms which is not driven by any dogma from across the water but a radical agenda to make sure Northern Ireland's people enjoy equal opportunities driven by the values of social justice – Peter Hain
  5. Accordingly the Northern races of Europe found their inspiration in the Bible and the enthusiasm for it has not yet quite faded away – Lafcadio Hearn
  6. I grew up in Derry of course and it was Derry was the worst example of Northern Ireland's discrimination – John Hume
  7. Northern white people love the Negro in a sort of abstract way as a race through a sense of justice charity and philanthropy they will liberally assist in his elevation – James Weldon Johnson
  8. Hardly anyone has noticed that in the Northern Hemisphere people stir their drinks counterclockwise whereas the same people stir their drinks clockwise when visiting the Southern Hemisphere – John McCarthy
  9. I was producing demos for a band that was called Physical Ed Out of production of demos I went and did a few jam sessions with then in Northern California clubs but I never actually toured with them – Ronnie Montrose
  10. The States which form the northern border of the United States westward from the Great Lakes to the Pacific coast include an area several times larger than France and could contain ten Englands and still have room to spare – John Moody
  11. Whether you are from Minnesota Wisconsin or any other Northern tier state you are not going to like the reimbursement formula The problem we face is that we wouldn't have that formula if a majority of the states didn't like it and they have the majority of the votes – David Obey
  12. At each of these northern posts there were interesting experiences in store for me as one who had read all the books of northern travel and dreamed for half a lifetime of the north and that was almost daily meeting with famous men – Ernest Thompson Seton
  13. The proposition of an established classification of states as slave states and free states as insisted on by some and into northern and southern as maintained by others seems to me purely imaginary and of course the supposed equilibrium of those classes a mere conceit – William H. Seward
  14. Certainly there was no just cause of complaint from the Northern States no advantage was ever sought or obtained by them for their section of the Republic – Robert Toombs

Usage examples for northern

  1. My people had money and to spare and with it a hard headed Northern horse sense – Friday, the Thirteenth by Thomas W. Lawson
  2. The Irish were the only people of northern Europe who had remained true to the old religion – The History of England from the Accession of James II. Volume 1 (of 5) by Thomas Babington Macaulay
  3. Miss Woodburn is wild for a real Northern winter Mrs Leighton explained – A Hazard of New Fortunes by William Dean Howells
  4. What company is it the Northern Pacific – The Heart of the Range by William Patterson White
  5. If Northern men expected in this way to build up a northern party in the South they were gravely mistaken – The Sequel of Appomattox A Chronicle of the Reunion of the States, Volume 32 In The Chronicles Of America Series by Walter Lynwood Fleming
  6. January 10 At day break we distinguished eight sail on the northern horizon – Ismailia by Samuel W. Baker
  7. On the northern shore of this lake lived a Lion King of Beasts ” – More Jataka Tales by Re-told by Ellen C. Babbitt
  8. It was upon the northern shore of Tampa Bay – The White Squaw by Mayne Reid
  9. It is a sad fact that there are very few children in northern France ” – Average Americans by Theodore Roosevelt
  10. “ Hereward halted his knights upon the down outside the northern gate – Hereward, The Last of the English by Charles Kingsley
  11. It is easy enough for you Northern folks to be loyal to the old flag but it is as much as one's life is worth down here – Marcy The Blockade Runner by Harry Castlemon
  12. Now another was heard and in a short time we reached the northern end of the island having completely passed over it – In the Wilds of Africa by W.H.G. Kingston
  13. Have you seen the northern head of the Tangannka Doctor – How I Found Livingstone by Sir Henry M. Stanley
  14. The Sarci were to move directly against the northern gate and would form the centre of the attack – Beric the Briton A Story of the Roman Invasion by G. A. Henty
  15. They are all aware that in that remote northern country navigation closes very early and that after the last boat leaves there is no possibility of getting out of that region until navigation opens again in the next season – Elementary Theosophy by L. W. Rogers
  16. She proceeded the same day to Niagara and returned on Tuesday afternoon with a number of American ladies and gentlemen making the Northern tour – Toronto of Old by Henry Scadding
  17. Probably he had lived abroad in a hot climate she reflected that deep bronze was never the achievement of an elusive northern sun – The Vision of Desire by Margaret Pedler
  18. Such cooperation also exists in the northern states ” – Community Civics and Rural Life by Arthur W. Dunn
  19. “ Mr Compton is a Northern man and he has gone to join the Northern army – Free Joe and Other Georgian Sketches by Joel Chandler Harris
  20. “ Is he a Northern man – Frank on the Lower Mississippi by Harry Castlemon