Definition of Occidentals. Meaning of Occidentals. Synonyms of Occidentals

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Definition of Occidentals

Occidentals
Occidentals Oc`ci*den"tals, n.pl. (Eccl.) Western Christians of the Latin rite. See Orientals. --Shipley.
Occidental
Occidental Oc`ci*den"tal, a. [L. occidentalis; cf. F. occidental.] 1. Of, pertaining to, or situated in, the occident, or west; western; -- opposed to oriental; as, occidental climates, or customs; an occidental planet. 2. Possessing inferior hardness, brilliancy, or beauty; -- used of inferior precious stones and gems, because those found in the Orient are generally superior.

Meaning of Occidentals from wikipedia

- Occidental may refer to: Western world (of or pertaining to) Occidental, California, a town in Sonoma County, California, US Occidental Park (Seattle)...
- Occidentalism refers to and identifies representations of the Western world (the Occident) in two ways: (i) as dehumanizing stereotypes of the Western...
- Occidental College (informally Oxy) is a private liberal arts college in Los Angeles, California. Founded in 1887 as a coeducational college by clergy...
- The Sierra Madre Occidental is a major mountain range system of the North American Cordillera, that runs northwest–southeast through northwestern and western...
- Negros Occidental (Hili****non: Nakatungdang Negros; Tagalog: Kanlurang Negros) is a province in the Philippines located in the Western Visayas region....
- Occidental Petroleum Corporation (often abbreviated Oxy in reference to its ticker symbol and logo) is an American company engaged in hydrocarbon exploration...
- The Hercules beetle (Dynastes hercules) is a species of rhinoceros beetle native to the rainforests of Central America, South America, and the Lesser Antilles...
- Occidental Mindoro (Tagalog: Kanlurang Mindoro, Kinaray-a: Natungdan ka Mindoro, Ilocano: Laud nga Mindoro, Spanish: Mindoro Occidental) (ISO: PH-MDC)...
- Misamis Occidental (Cebuano: Kasadpang Misamis; Subanen: Sindepan Mis'samis; Filipino: Kanlurang Misamis) is a province located in the region of Northern...
- Play media The Atlantic Ocean is the second-largest of the world's oceans, with an area of about 106,460,000 km2 (41,100,000 sq mi). It covers approximately...