Definition of Orientalist. Meaning of Orientalist. Synonyms of Orientalist

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Definition of Orientalist

Orientalist
Orientalist O`ri*en"tal*ist, n. [Cf. F. orientaliste.] 1. An inhabitant of the Eastern parts of the world; an Oriental. 2. One versed in Eastern languages, literature, etc.; as, the Paris Congress of Orientalists. --Sir J. Shore.

Meaning of Orientalist from wikipedia

- Orientalist may refer to: A person or thing relating to the Western intellectual or artistic paradigm known as Orientalism (as in 'an Orientalist painting'...
- done by writers, designers, and artists from the West. In particular, Orientalist painting, depicting more specifically "the Middle East", was one of the...
- tied to the imperialist societies who produced it, which makes much Orientalist work inherently political and servile to power. According to Said, in...
- extent China, began to displace the Levant as the primary subject of Orientalist research. By the mid-20th century, Western scholars generally considered...
- on Orientalist subjects, drawn from the Islamic world or other parts of Asia. Many artists listed on this page worked in many genres, and Orientalist subjects...
- An Orientalist depiction of cunnilingus by Achille Devéria...
- s****ing voting rights for Indians. Gandhi cited race history and European Orientalists' opinions that "Anglo-Saxons and Indians are sprung from the same Aryan...
- mistranslated in English as "canals". Influenced by the observations, the orientalist Percival Lowell founded an observatory which had 30 and 45 cm (12 and...
- 1922. The major head of this movement was Louis M****ignon, a French Orientalist, who brought his concern before the Arabic Language Academy in Damascus...
- a term, often used pejoratively, to describe modern incarnations of Orientalist thinking. The term is generally found in academic literature to critique...
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