Appendix:Cardinal directions

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Cardinal directions[edit]

English north N east E south S west W
Arabic شَمَال (šamāl) شَرْق (šarq) جَنُوب (janūb) غَرْب (ḡarb)
Bulgarian се́вер (séver) С (S) и́зток (íztok) И (I) юг (jug) Ю (Ju) за́пад (západ) З (Z)
Catalan nord N est E sud S oest O
Chinese (Traditional and Simplified) 北方 (běifāng) (běi) 東方东方 (dōngfāng) (dōng) 南方 (nánfāng) (nán) 西方 (xīfāng) 西 ()
Czech sever východ jih západ
Danish nord øst syd vest
Dutch noorden, noord oosten, oost zuiden, zuid westen, west
Esperanto nordo oriento, eosto sudo okcidento, uesto
Estonian põhi ida lõuna lääs
Finnish pohjoinen itä etelä länsi
French nord est, levant sud ouest
Galician norte N leste, levante, nacente, oriente L, E sur, mediodía S oeste, poñente, occidente O, W
German Norden, Nord N Osten, Ost O Süden, Süd S Westen, West W
Greek βορράς (vorrás) Β (V) ανατολή (anatolí) Α (A) νότος (nótos) Ν (N) δύση (dýsi) Δ (D)
Hebrew צָפוֹן (tzafón) מִזְרָח (mizrakh) דָּרוֹם (daróm) מַעֲרָב (ma'aráv)
Hungarian észak É kelet K dél D nyugat Ny
Ido nordo esto sudo westo
Indonesian utara timur selatan barat
Interlingua nord est sud west
Italian nord, settentrione oriente, est, levante sud, meridione, mezzogiorno occidente, ovest, ponente
Japanese  (きた) (kita)  (ひがし) (higashi)  (みなみ) (minami) 西 (にし) (nishi)
Javanese lor wetan kidul kulon
Korean (, buk) (, dong) (, nam) (西, seo)
Kurdish bakur rojhilat başûr rojava
Latin septentriō oriēns merīdiēs occidēns
Latvian ziemeļi austrumi dienvidi rietumi
Lao ທິດເໜືອ (thit nư̄a) ທິດຕາເວັນອອກ (thit tā wen ’ǭk) ທິດໃຕ້ (thit tai) ທິດຕາເວັກຕົກ (thit tā wek tok)
Lithuanian šiaurė rytai pietūs vakarai
Macedonian север (sever) С (S) исток (istok) И (I) југ (jug) Ј (J) запад (zapad) З (Z)
Malay utara, syimali timur, masyrik selatan, janubi barat, maghrib
Nahuatl mictlāmpa tlāhuiztlāmpa, tōnalquīzayāmpa, tlāpcopa huitztlāmpa cihuātlāmpa, tōnalpolihuiyāmpa
Norwegian nord øst sør vest
Old Church Slavonic сѣверъ (sěverŭ) въстокъ (vŭstokŭ) югъ (jugŭ) западъ (zapadŭ)
Polish północ wschód południe zachód
Portuguese norte N leste L, E sul S oeste O, W
Romanian nord est sud vest
Russian се́вер (séver) С (S) восто́к (vostók) В (V) юг (jug) Ю (Ju) за́пад (západ) З (Z)
Serbo-Croatian sever/север, sjever/сјевер/śever S/С istok/исток I/И jug/југ J/Ј zapad/запад Z/З
Slovak sever východ juh západ
Slovene sever vzhod jug zahod
Spanish norte N este, levante, oriente E sur, mediodía S oeste, poniente, occidente O, W
Swahili kaskazini mashariki kusini magharibi
Swedish nord, norr öst, öster syd, söder väst, väster
Syriac ܓܪܒܝܐ (garbyā) ܕܢܚܐ (denḥā), ܡܕܢܚܐ (maḏnəḥā) ܬܝܡܢܐ (taymnā) ܥܪܒܐ (ʿarabā), ܡܥܪܒܐ‏ (maʿrḇā)
Tagalog hilaga silangan timog kanluran
Telugu ఉత్తరము (uttaramu) తూర్పు (tūrpu) దక్షిణము (dakṣiṇamu) పశ్చిమము (paścimamu)
Thai เหนือ (nʉ̌ʉa),
อุดร (ù-dɔɔn)
น. (nɔɔ) ตะวันออก (dtà-wan-ɔ̀ɔk),
บูรพา (buu-rá-paa)
ต.อ. (dtɔɔ-ɔɔ) ใต้ (dtâai),
ทักษิณ (ták-sǐn)
ต. (dtɔɔ) ตะวันตก (dtà-wan-dtòk),
ประจิม (bprà-jim),
ปัจฉิม (bpàt-chǐm)
ต.ต. (dtɔɔ-dtɔɔ)
Tok Pisin not hap sankamap saut wes
Turkish kuzey doğu güney batı
Ukrainian пі́вніч (pívnič) схід (sxid) пі́вдень (pívdenʹ) за́хід (záxid)
Uyghur شىمال (shimal) شەرق (sherq) جەنۇب (jenub) غەرب (gherb)
Volapük nolüd lofüd sulüd vesüd

Intercardinal/Ordinal directions[edit]

English northeast NE southeast SE southwest SW northwest NW
Arabic شَمَال شَرْقِيّ (šamāl šarqiyy) جَنُوب شَرْقِيّ (janūb šarqiyy) جَنُوب غَرْبِيّ (janūb ḡarbiyy) شَمَال غَرْبِيّ (šamāl ḡarbiyy)
Estonian kirre kagu edel loe
Finnish koillinen kaakko lounas luode
Galician nordeste, nordés NL, NE sueste SL, SE suroeste SO, SW noroeste NO, NW
German Nordosten, Nordost NO Südosten, Südost SO Südwesten, Südwest SW Nordwesten, Nordwest NW
Italian nordest sudest sudovest nordovest
Macedonian североисток (severoistok) СИ (SI) југоисток (jugoistok) ЈИ (JI) југозапад (jugozapad) ЈЗ (JZ) северозапад (severozapad) СЗ (SZ)
Portuguese nordeste NE sudeste, sueste SE sudoeste, suroeste SO, SW noroeste NO, NW
Russian сѐверо-восто́к (sèvero-vostók) СВ (SV) ю̀го-восто́к (jùgo-vostók) ЮВ (JuV) ю̀го-за́пад (jùgo-západ) ЮЗ (JuZ) сѐверо-за́пад (sèvero-západ) СЗ (SZ)
Serbo-Croatian severoistok/североисток, sjeveroistok/сјевероисток SI/СИ jugoistok/југоисток JI/ЈИ jugozapad/југозапад JZ/ЈЗ severozapad/северозапад, sjeverozapad/сјеверозапад SZ/СЗ
Spanish nordeste, noreste NE sudeste, sureste, sueste SE sudoeste, suroeste, sudueste SO, SW noroeste, norueste NO, NW
Telugu ఈశాన్యము (īśānyamu) ఆగ్నేయము (āgnēyamu) నైరుతి (nairuti) వాయవ్యము (vāyavyamu)
Thai ตะวันออกเฉียงเหนือ (dtà-wan-ɔ̀ɔk-chǐiang-nʉ̌ʉa),
อีสาน (ii-sǎan)
ต.อ.น. (dtɔɔ-ɔɔ-nɔɔ) ตะวันออกเฉียงใต้ (dtà-wan-ɔ̀ɔk-chǐiang-dtâai),
อาคเนย์ (aa-ká-nee)
ต.อ.ต. (dtɔɔ-ɔɔ-dtɔɔ) ตะวันตกเฉียงใต้ (dtà-wan-dtòk-chǐiang-dtâai),
หรดี (hɔ̌ɔ-rá-dii)
ต.ต.ต. (dtɔɔ-dtɔɔ-dtɔɔ) ตะวันตกเฉียงเหนือ (dtà-wan-dtòk-chǐiang-nʉ̌ʉa),
พายัพ (paa-yáp)
ต.ต.น. (dtɔɔ-dtɔɔ-nɔɔ)
Uyghur شەرقىي شىمال (sherqiy shimal) شەرقىي جەنۇب (sherqiy jenub) غەربىي جەنۇب (gherbiy jenub) غەربىي شىمال (gherbiy shimal)

Half-winds[edit]

English north-northeast NNE east-northeast ENE east-southeast ESE south-southeast SSE south-southwest SSW west-southwest WSW west-northwest WNW north-northwest NNW
Galician nor-nordés, nor-nordeste NNL, NNE les-nordés, les-nordeste LNL, ENE les-sueste LSL, ESE sur-sueste SSL, SSE sur-suroeste SSO, SSW oés-suroeste OSO, WSW oés-noroeste ONO, WNW nor-noroeste NNO, NNW
Spanish nornordeste, nornoreste NNE estenordeste, estenoreste ENE estesudeste, estesueste, estesureste ESE sudsudeste, sursudeste, sudsueste, sursueste, sudsureste, sursureste SSE sudsudoeste, sursudoeste, sudsuroeste, sursuroeste, sudsudueste, sursudueste SSO, SSW oesudoeste, oesuroeste, oesudueste OSO, WSW oesnoroeste, oesnorueste ONO, WNW nornoroeste, nornorueste NNO, NNW
Uyghur شىمالىي شەرقىي شىمال (shimaliy sherqiy shimal) شەرقىي شەرقىي شىمال (sherqiy sherqiy shimal) شەرقىي شەرقىي جەنۇب (sherqiy sherqiy jenub) جەنۇبىي شەرقىي جەنۇب (jenubiy sherqiy jenub) جەنۇبىي غەربىي جەنۇب (jenubiy gherbiy jenub) غەربىي غەربىي جەنۇب (gherbiy gherbiy jenub) غەربىي غەربىي شىمال (gherbiy gherbiy shimal) شىمالىي غەربىي شىمال (shimaliy gherbiy shimal)