Northern vs Northside - What's the difference?

northern | northside |


As an adjective northern

is of, facing, situated in, or related to the north.

As a noun northside is

the northern side of a building, street, area etc.

northern

English

Adjective

(en adjective)
  • Of, facing, situated in, or related to the north.
  • *{{quote-magazine, date=2013-06-29, volume=407, issue=8842, page=28, magazine=(The Economist)
  • , title= High and wet , passage=Floods in northern India, mostly in the small state of Uttarakhand, have wrought disaster on an enormous scale. The early, intense onset of the monsoon on June 14th swelled rivers, washing away roads, bridges, hotels and even whole villages.}}
  • (of a wind) Blowing from the north; northerly.
  • (British) Characteristic of the North of England (usually capitalised) .
  • Synonyms

    * boreal * septentrional

    Antonyms

    * southern * austral * meridional

    See also

    * eastern * western * oriental * occidental English adjectives ending in -en

    northside

    English

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • The northern side of a building, street, area etc.
  • Antonyms

    * southside

    Derived terms

    * northsider