Definitions for Southernerˈsʌð ər nər

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

south•ern•erˈsʌð ər nər(n.)

  1. a native or inhabitant of the south.

  2. (cap.) a native or inhabitant of the southern U.S.

    Category: Geography (places)

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Southerner(noun)

    an American who lives in the South

Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary

  1. southerner(noun)ˈsʌð ər nər

    sb who comes from the south of a country

    They say southerners are more open than northerners.


  1. Southerner(ProperNoun)

    Someone who comes from the south of a region, such as the United Kingdom.

  2. Southerner(ProperNoun)

    Anyone from one of the states which seceded in 1861 and briefly formed the Confederate States of America, or, more broadly, from some neighboring states as well; cf the South.

  3. Southerner(ProperNoun)

    A white from that area, to the exclusion of blacks from that area, and sometimes to the exclusion of white women as well.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Southerner(noun)

    an inhabitant or native of the south, esp. of the Southern States of North America; opposed to Northerner


  1. Southerner

    Southerner was a marine outside broadcast unit operated by Southern Television in the United Kingdom from the mid-1960s.

Translations for Southerner

Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary


a person who lives, or was born, in a southern region or country.

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