In an northward direction or position; towards the north.
From the north.
Northerly Sentence Examples
of Unst, is the most northerly point of Shetland, and the site of a lighthouse.
His primary object was to prove that the world was built after the same shape and fashion as the Ark made by the Children of Israel in the desert; but he was able to show that the Malay Peninsula had to be rounded and thereafter a course steered in a northerly direction if China was to be reached.
The most northerly point reached by Sturt on this occasion was about S.
with a view to reach the Gulf of Carpentaria by a northerly course midway between Sturt's track to the west and Leichhardt's to the east.
GRONINGEN the most northerly province of Holland, bounded S.