Southeasterner

noun
South·​east·​ern·​er | \ sau̇th-ˈē-stər-nər How to pronounce Southeasterner (audio) , -stə-nər, sau̇-ˈē- \

Definition of Southeasterner

: a native or inhabitant of the Southeast especially : a native or resident of the southeastern part of the U.S.

First Known Use of Southeasterner

1883, in the meaning defined above

Learn More About Southeasterner

Time Traveler for Southeasterner

Time Traveler

The first known use of Southeasterner was in 1883

See more words from the same year

Dictionary Entries Near Southeasterner

southeastern

Southeasterner

southeastward

See More Nearby Entries 

Statistics for Southeasterner

Cite this Entry

“Southeasterner.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Southeasterner. Accessed 27 Sep. 2022.

Style: MLA
MLACheck Mark Icon ChicagoCheck Mark Icon APACheck Mark Icon Merriam-WebsterCheck Mark Icon

WORD OF THE DAY

Test Your Vocabulary

The Great British Vocabulary Quiz

  • union jack speech bubble
  • Named after Sir Robert Peel, what are British police called?
How Strong Is Your Vocabulary?

Test your vocabulary with our 10-question quiz!

TAKE THE QUIZ
Universal Daily Crossword

A daily challenge for crossword fanatics.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!