easterly

Definitions:

Situated toward the east; looking toward the east.
- Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874. (adjective) (adj.) (adjective)
Situated, or moving towards, the sunrise: in the direction of the sunrise.
- The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919. (adjective, adverb) (a. & adv.) (adjective, adverb)
Coming from the east; moving towards the east; situated or looking toward the east.
- Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914. (adjective) (adj.) (adjective)
In the direction of east.
- Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874. (adverb) (adv.) (adverb)
Toward, or from, the east.
- The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894. (adjective) (adj.) (adjective)
On the east: toward the east.
- The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899. (adverb) (adv.) (adverb)
Coming from the eastward: looking toward the east.
- The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899. (adjective) (adj.) (adjective)
On the east: in an easterly direction.
- Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914. (adverb) (adv.) (adverb)

Usage examples:

But we had a little sail and kept the pace, though the wind was easterly
- When Ghost Meets Ghost by William Frend De Morgan
Our present one is the more easterly being skirted by the oasisian districts of Fezzan.
- Travels in the Great Desert of Sahara, in the Years of 1845 and 1846 by James Richardson
The next, on the right as you front it, is Abu Bakr's, and the most Easterly of the three is Omar's.
- Personal Narrative of a Pilgrimage to Al-Madinah and Meccah by Sir Richard Francis Burton