located in the south, southern; later especially, pertaining to the south of France or other southern parts of Europe.
Pertaining to the north; northern.
along a north-south direction, or relative to a meridian; or relating to meridians or a meridian
Septentrional, meaning , is a Latinate adjective sometimes used in English. It is a form of the Latin noun septentriones, which refers to the seven stars of the Plough (Big Dipper), occasionally called the Septentrion.
‘of the north’;
of or characteristic of southern areas or people, especially those in the south of France or other southern parts of Europe
an inhabitant of a southern region, especially the south of France
Of or pertaining to the meridian.
Having a southern aspect; southern; southerly.
‘Offices that require heat . . . should be meridional.’;
of or relating to a meridian
located in the south or characteristic of southern people or places