Local generally means that which relates to a specific area or place, and is not vast or widespread.
Local may also refer to:
* Local refers to a restricted part of the
organism; such as a local anesthesia
Locale, a term used in software development to refer to the user's location
* Localization, the process of customizing software for users in different locations
.local, a pTLD
Localism, is the emphasis on local, small-scale systems
Locally, a term used in topology
Local ringa ring with a proper Ideal
Principle of locality, describes theories which are Lorentz invariant
Local H, a rock band from Zion, Illinois
Local Hero", a 1983 film starring Burt Lancaster
Public house, a colloquial name
* "Local", the comic book series by Brian Wood and Ryan Kelly
Local Interstellar Cloud, the interstellar cloud that contains the Solar System
Local Bubble, the larger bubble of gas that contains the Local Interstellar Cloud
Orion Arm, the arm of the Milky Way that contains the Solar System also known as the "local arm"
Local Group, the group of galaxies that contains the Milky Way
Local Supercluster, the supercluster, also known as the Virgo Supercluster, that contains the Milky Way and the Local Group
Local union, is a branch of a larger trade union
local stampis a stamp created by a local mail carrying body
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