Egypt's future irrigation and industrial needs require a major increase in the northward flow of the Nile River.
They fought death in a land of thirst northward, ever northward.
Meantime a white film of fog spread down the bay from the northward.
The advance of Lee northward, made it necessary to mass all the troops that were in the vicinity Washington, to meet him.
The idea of a river flowing to the northward, was not, however, new.
The Saint George now sailed for the northward, and, to the great joy of the crew, espied the Manilla galleon.
The wind blew this day more from the northward, and was cooler.
Jack accordingly raised the binoculars and swept the northward section of the country.
It follows the watershed from the lake to Oneida, and clears the Mohawk Valley northward.
We took to the boat, and running along the coast had some delightful sea-views to the northward of the castle.
(Heb. tsaphon), a "hidden" or "dark place," as opposed to the sunny south (Deut. 3:27). A Hebrew in speaking of the points of the compass was considered as always having his face to the east, and hence "the left hand" (Gen. 14:15; Job 23:9) denotes the north. The "kingdoms of the north" are Chaldea, Assyria, Media, etc.