Word Study
Index
: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z 0 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9
[2x]
: O O. Oa Ob Oc Od Oe Of Og Oh Oi Oj Ok Ol Om On Oo Op Oq Or Os Ot Ou Ov Ow Ox Oy Oz
orichalch | oriel | oriel window | oriency | orient | oriental | oriental alabaster | oriental arborvitae | oriental beetle | oriental bittersweet | oriental black mushroom

oriental

RELATED WORDS :


 : 
Adjective, Noun
 : 
O=ri=en=tal

CIDE DICTIONARY

orientala. [L. orientalis: cf. F. oriental.].
     Of or pertaining to the orient or east; eastern; concerned with the East or Orientalism; -- opposed to occidental; as, Oriental countries.  [1913 Webster]
    "The sun's ascendant and oriental radiations."  [1913 Webster]
orientaln. 
  •  A native or inhabitant of the Orient or some Eastern part of the world; an Asiatic.  [1913 Webster]
  •  Eastern Christians of the Greek rite.  [1913 Webster]

OXFORD DICTIONARY

oriental, adj. & n.
--adj.
1 (often Oriental) a of or characteristic of Eastern civilization etc. b of or concerning the East, esp. E. Asia.
2 (of a pearl etc.) orient.
--n. (esp. Oriental) a native of the Orient.

Derivative
orientalism n. orientalist n. orientalize v.intr. & tr. (also -ise). orientally adv.
Etymology
ME f. OF oriental or L orientalis (as ORIENT)

THESAURUS

oriental

American Indian, Amerind, Australian aborigine, Bushman, Caucasian, Indian, Malayan, Mister Charley, Mongolian, Negrillo, Negrito, Negro, Red Indian, WASP, black, black man, blackfellow, boy, brown man, burrhead, colored person, coon, darky, gook, honky, jigaboo, jungle bunny, nigger, niggra, ofay, paleface, pygmy, red man, redskin, slant-eye, spade, the Man, white, white man, whitey, yellow man

ROGET THESAURUS

oriental

Jewelry

N jewel, jewelry, jewellery, bijoutry, bijou, bijouterie, trinket, fine jewelry, costume jewelry, junk jewelry, gem, gemstone, precious stone, necklace, bracelet, anklet, earring, locket, pendant, charm bracelet, ring, pinky ring, carcanet, chain, chatelaine, broach, pin, lapel pin, torque, diamond, brilliant, rock, beryl, emerald, chalcedony, agate, heliotrope, girasol, girasole, onyx, plasma, sard, sardonyx, garnet, lapis lazuli, opal, peridot, tourmaline, chrysolite, sapphire, ruby, synthetic ruby, spinel, spinelle, balais, oriental, oriental topaz, turquois, turquoise, zircon, cubic zirconia, jacinth, hyacinth, carbuncle, amethyst, alexandrite, cat's eye, bloodstone, hematite, jasper, moonstone, sunstone, pearl, cultured pearl, fresh-water pearl, mother of pearl, coral, jeweler, gemologist, minerologist, lapidary, lapidarian, gemology, gemmology, minerology, bejeweled, diamond, (gemstones), gemological.

Laterality

N laterality, side, flank, quarter, lee, hand, cheek, jowl, jole, wing, profile, temple, parietes, loin, haunch, hip, beam, gable, gable end, broadside, lee side, points of the compass, East, Orient, Levant, West, orientation, lateral, sidelong, collateral, parietal, flanking, skirting, flanked, sideling, many sided, multilateral, bilateral, trilateral, quadrilateral, Eastern, orient, oriental, Levantine, Western, occidental, Hesperian, sideways, sidelong, broadside on, on one side, abreast, alongside, beside, aside, by the side of, side by side, cheek by jowl, to windward, to leeward, laterally, right and left, on her beam ends, his cheek the may of days outworn.


For further exploring for "oriental" in Webster Dictionary Online


TIP #08: Use the Strong Number links to learn about the original Hebrew and Greek text. [ALL]
created in 0.21 seconds
powered by bible.org