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Southern Cross a circumpolar constellation in the southern sky, located within the Milky Way and containing two bright stars.
southerner (often cap.) a native or inhabitant of a southern area or region.
Southern Hemisphere the half of the earth that is south of the equator.
southern lights see aurora australis.
Southern Ocean used as a term for the ocean area that surrounds the continent of Antarctica.
Southern Rhodesia see Rhodesia, Zimbabwe.
Southern Yemen formerly, a country at the southern edge of Arabia on the Arabian Sea, now part of Yemen.
South Korea a country on the eastern coast of Asia, south of North Korea; Republic of Korea.
southland (sometimes cap.) the southern portion of a country or area.
southpaw (informal) one who is left-handed, esp. a baseball pitcher. [2 definitions]
South Pole the point on the earth's surface that is intersected by the southern end of the earth's rotational axis. [4 definitions]
South Sea Islands the islands in the South Pacific, collectively. (Cf. Oceania.)
South Seas the South Pacific. [2 definitions]
south-southeast a point on the compass halfway between south and southeast. [2 definitions]
south-southwest a point on the compass halfway between south and southwest. [2 definitions]
South Sudan a country in east-central Africa, formerly part of Sudan.
South Vietnam a former Southeast Asian country that occupied the southern part of Vietnam and was absorbed in the reunified Vietnam in 1975.
southward toward the south. [3 definitions]
southwardly toward the south. [2 definitions]
southwest a point on the compass halfway between south and west. [6 definitions]
South-West Africa see Namibia.