English adjective: southern
|1.||southern in or characteristic of a region of the United States south of (approximately) the Mason-Dixon line|
|Similar||Confederate, gray, grey|
|Attribute||Confederacy, Confederate States, Confederate States of America, Dixie, Dixieland, South, South|
|2.||southern situated in or oriented toward the south|
|Samples||A southern exposure.|
Took a southerly course.
|3.||southern situated in or coming from regions of the south|
|Samples||The southern hemisphere.|
|Similar||austral, meridional, south-central|
|4.||southern from the south; used especially of wind|
|Samples||A hot southerly wind.|
The winds are southerly.