What does easterly mean?

Definitions for easterly
ˈi stər lieast·er·ly

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. east wind, easter, easterly(adj)

    a wind from the east

  2. easterly, eastern(adj)

    lying in or toward the east

    "the east side of New York"; "eastern cities"

  3. easterly, eastern(adverb)

    from the east; used especially of winds

    "an eastern wind"; "the winds are easterly"

  4. easterly(adverb)

    from the east

    "the winds blew easterly all night"


  1. easterly(Noun)

    Any persistent wind from the east (usually applied to broad currents or belts of easterly winds).

  2. easterly(Adverb)

    In an eastward direction or position; towards the east.

  3. easterly(Adverb)

    From the east.

  4. easterly(Adjective)

    Facing the east; directed towards the east.

  5. easterly(Adjective)

    Located towards the east.

  6. easterly(Adjective)

    Coming from the east.

  7. Origin: Probably from easter + -ly.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Easterly(adj)

    coming from the east; as, it was easterly wind

  2. Easterly(adj)

    situated, directed, or moving toward the east; as, the easterly side of a lake; an easterly course or voyage

  3. Easterly(adverb)

    toward, or in the direction of, the east

How to pronounce easterly?

  1. Alex
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How to say easterly in sign language?

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of easterly in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of easterly in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

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  • восто́чный, восто́чный ве́терRussian
  • схі́дний ві́тер, схі́днийUkrainian

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