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 scholar of Oriental studies A person or thing relating to the Western intellectual or artistic paradigm known as Orientalism...
- done by writers, designers, and artists from the West. In particular, Orientalist painting, depicting more specifically "the Middle East", was one of the...
- 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...
- tied to the imperialist societies who produced it, which makes much Orientalist work inherently political and servile to power. According to Said, in...
- An Orientalist depiction of cunnilingus by Achille Devéria...
- extent China, began to displace the Levant as the primary subject of Orientalist research. By the mid-20th century, Western scholars generally considered...
- (1855–1935) was an Austrian painter who settled in Paris and became a noted Orientalist artist. Details of Ludwig Deutsch's life are obscure. He was born in...
- 1890) was a British explorer, geographer, translator, writer, soldier, orientalist, cartographer, ethnologist, spy, linguist, poet, fencer, and diplomat...
- 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...
- James Lamb (1599–1664), was an English orientalist. Lamb was educated at Brasenose College, Oxford; M.A., 1620; D.D. and prebendary of Westminster, 1660;...
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