the half of the earth between the South Pole and the equator.
noun (often capitals)
that half of the earth lying south of the equator
(astronomy) that half of the celestial sphere lying south of the celestial equator
The half of the Earth south of the equator.
The half of the celestial sphere south of the celestial equator.
Southern Hemisphere definition
The southern half of the Earth’s surface; the Earth’s surface south of the equator.
- Southern ireland
noun 1. See Ireland (sense 2)
noun 1. a pronunciation, expression, or behavioral trait characteristic of the U.S. South.
noun, (used with a plural verb) Astronomy. 1. aurora australis. southern lights plural noun 1. another name for aurora australis southern lights See under aurora.
adjective 1. southerly. adjective, adverb 1. a less common word for southerly