What does subarctic mean?

Definitions for subarcticsʌbˈɑrk tɪk, -ˈɑr tɪk

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word subarctic.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. subarctic(adj)

    of or relating to latitudes just south of the Arctic Circle


  1. subarctic(Noun)

    Region immediately outside of the Arctic Circle or regions similar to these in climate or conditions of life.

  2. subarctic(Adjective)

    Of, relating to, or characteristic of the subarctic.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Subarctic(adj)

    approximately arctic; belonging to a region just without the arctic circle


  1. Subarctic

    The subarctic is a region in the Northern Hemisphere immediately south of the true Arctic and covering much of Alaska, Canada, Iceland, the north of Scandinavia, Siberia, northern Mongolia, much of Scotland and even parts of northern England. Generally, subarctic regions fall between 50°N and 70°N latitude, depending on local climates.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Subarctic

    sub-ark′tik, adj. of a region or climate next to the arctic.

Editors Contribution

  1. subarctic

    subarctic is just outside of the arctic.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of subarctic in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of subarctic in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

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