What does Southerner mean?

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ˈsʌð ər nərSouth·ern·er

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Southernernoun

    an American who lives in the South


  1. Southernernoun

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

  2. Southernernoun

    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. Southernernoun

    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. Southernernoun

    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.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Southerner in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Southerner in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of Southerner in a Sentence

  1. Daniel Coleman:

    In the States, it's kind of like people expect you to hang your head for being a Southerner.

  2. Donald Trump:

    This guy is mentally retarded. He's this dumb Southerner.

  3. Former President Bill Clinton:

    I’m actually old enough to remember the good old days, and they weren’t all that good in many ways, that message where ‘I’ll give you America great again’ is if you’re a white Southerner, you know exactly what it means, don’t you?

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  • паўднёвікBelarusian
  • Südländer, Südländerin, Bewohner des Südens, Bewohnerin des SüdensGerman
  • sureña, sureñoSpanish
  • habitant du sud, habitante du sud, sudisteFrench
  • 南国人Japanese
  • sulistaPortuguese
  • южанка, южанин, жительница юга, житель югаRussian

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    a white Southerner who supported Reconstruction policies after the American Civil War (usually for self-interest)
    • A. scalawag
    • B. tithe
    • C. anestrus
    • D. liniment

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