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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...
- considered for merging. › New Oriental Education & Technology Group Inc. (Chinese: 新东方教育科技集团, NYSE: EDU), more commonly New Oriental (Chinese: 新东方), is a provider...
- The Oriental Shorthair is a breed of domestic cat that is developed from and closely related to the Siamese cat. It maintains the modern Siamese head and...
- 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 Roller is a breed of fancy pigeon developed over many years of selective breeding. Oriental Rollers, along with other varieties of domesticated...
- Negros Oriental (Cebuano: Sidlakang Negros), also called Oriental Negros or Eastern Negros, is a province located in the region of Central Visayas, in...
- Oriental (Arabic: الشرق, Ash-Sharq; Berber: ⵜⴰⴳⵎⵓⴹⴰⵏⵜ,Tagmuḍant ) is one of the twelve regions of Morocco, located in the eastern part of the country....
- The Oriental hornet, Vespa orientalis, is a social insect of the family Vespidae. It can be found in Southwest Asia, Northeast Africa, the island of Madagascar...
- Oriental Despotism: A Comparative Study of Total Power is a book of political theory and comparative history by Karl August Wittfogel (1896–1988) published...
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