Definition of Oriental. Meaning of Oriental. Synonyms of Oriental

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Definition of Oriental

Oriental
Oriental O`ri*en"tal, n. 1. A native or inhabitant of the Orient or some Eastern part of the world; an Asiatic. 2. pl. (Eccl.) Eastern Christians of the Greek rite.

Meaning of Oriental from wikipedia

- and expanded, designating also the Middle East or the Far East. The term oriental is often used to describe objects from the Orient. However, given its Eurocentric...
- In art history, literature and cultural studies, Orientalism is the imitation or depiction of aspects in the Eastern world. These depictions are usually...
- The Oriental Orthodox Churches are a group of Christian churches adhering to miaphysite Christology and theology, and together have 60 to 70 million members...
- The Oriental Shorthair is a breed of domestic cat developed from and closely related to the Siamese. It maintains the modern Siamese head and body type...
- Spanish: [uɾuˈɣwai] (listen)), officially the Oriental Republic of Uruguay (Spanish: República Oriental del Uruguay), is a country in the southeastern...
- Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group (MOHG; Chinese: 文華東方酒店), a member of the Jardine Matheson Group, is an international hotel investment and management group...
- Occident, with major bodies including the Eastern Orthodox Church, the Oriental Orthodox churches, the Eastern Catholic churches (that are in communion...
- Negros Oriental (Cebuano: Sidlakang Negros), also called Oriental Negros or Eastern Negros, is a province located in the region of Central Visayas, in...
- The oriental ****roach (Blatta orientalis), also known as the waterbug or black beetle, is a large species of ****roach, adult males being 18–29 mm (0...
- The Eastern Catholic Churches or Oriental Catholic Churches, also called the Eastern-rite Catholic Churches, and in some historical cases Uniate Churches...
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