The word north is a noun. North means (1) the cardinal compass point that is at 0 or 360 degrees, (2) the direction in which a compass needle points.
North is also an adjective that means (1) situated in or facing or moving toward or coming from the north.
North is also an adverb that means (1) in a northern direction.
The following articles and web pages elaborate on the word north.
The first people to come to the North American continent crossed the Bering Sea from Asia. Visit this North American history and culture overview to learn more about North America.
The continent of North America contains something for everyone, with beaches, islands, big cities, national parks, and plenty of history. Visit this North American travel guide.
North Carolina's state capital is Raleigh. Read about the North Carolina state government agencies and services. Learn about traveling and touring in North Carolina, and read about living and working in the Tar Heel State.
The state capital of North Dakota is Bismarck. Learn about the agencies and services of North Dakota's state government. Browse the North Dakota tourism information, and read about living and working in the Peace Garden State.
The North American continent includes Canada, the United States of America, Mexico, Greenland, the Caribbean islands, and the countries of Central America. Visit this site to view the North America map.
North Carolina is the 29th largest USA state. It is bordered by Virginia, South Carolina, Tennessee, and Georgia. Visit this site to learn more and find printable road maps and relief maps of North Carolina.
North Dakota is the 17th largest USA state, bordered by South Dakota, Minnesota, Montana, and the Canadian Provinces of Manitoba and Saskatchewan. Visit this site to find printable maps of North Dakota.
Learn about urban, suburban, and rural real estate markets in North Carolina. Real estate agents, buyers, and sellers will appreciate the North Carolina real estate resources on this page.
Learn about urban, suburban, and rural real estate markets in North Dakota. Real estate agents, buyers, and sellers will appreciate the North Dakota real estate resources on this page.
The University of North Carolina located in Chapel Hill, has almost 17,000 undergraduates and 11,000 graduate students with 1,382 faculty members. UNC opened in 1789. With its large number of graduate students, UNC is noted for many research programs. There are graduate programs in medicine, nursing, pharmacy, public health, dentistry, social work, library science, law, journalism, and more.
This National Park directory page lists National Parks, Historic Landmarks, and Natural Landmarks in the State of North Carolina. An interactive North Carolina map, plus photos and highlights, are included thereon.
This National Park directory page lists National Parks, Historic Landmarks, and Natural Landmarks in the State of North Dakota. An interactive North Dakota map, plus photos and highlights, are included thereon.
This public research university, the oldest and largest in North Dakota, is located in Grand Forks. UND is home to well-regarded medical, law and aviation schools, and it strives to provide a world-class education in a low-key, friendly atmosphere.
More than 100 years ago, the state hardware associations created a national organization that began to publish a National Hardware Bulletin. Today, that publication is known as the Hardware Retailing magazine, and the NRHA's mission is to provide services and information to help hardware and home improvement retailers become better, more profitable merchants.
This table lists North American area codes, sorted by area code. Visitors can find the locations and usages assigned to the area codes which are available in the North American Public Telephone Network.
Canada is located on the continent of North America. It is bounded by the United States to the south and the Arctic Ocean to the north. Canada is home to ten Provinces and three Territories.
Located on the continent of North America; Mexico is bounded by the USA to the north, the Gulf of Mexico and the Caribbean Sea to the east, the Pacific Ocean to the southwest, and Central America to the southeast.
Telephone area codes are used to help route phone calls to the correct location. Find North American area codes and their corresponding locations with this handy area code chart.
Canada borders the United States on the northern side and spans a large portion of North America. Despite the vastness of its size, most Canadian citizens live within 200 miles of the Canadian/US border.
The following articles provide recent north-related news.