North·er·ly, a. Of or pertaining to the north; toward the north, or from the north; northern.
North·er·ly, adv. Toward the north.
adj 1: situated in or oriented toward the north; "the northern
suburbs"; "going in a northerly direction" [syn: northern]
2: coming from the north; used especially of wind; "the north
wind doth blow"; "a northern snowstorm"; "the winds are
northerly" [syn: northern]
adv : in a northern direction; "they earn more up north"; "Let's
go north!" [syn: north, to the north, in the north,