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EtymologyEdit

See orient.

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Orient

  1. Usually preceded by the: a region or a part of the world to the east of a certain place; countries of Asia, the East (especially East Asia).
    Antonym: Occident
  2. (dated) The countries east of the Mediterranean.

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Orient

  1. A city/town in Illinois.
  2. A city/town in Iowa.
  3. A town in Maine.
  4. A census-designated place/hamlet in New York.
  5. A town/village in South Dakota.

NounEdit

Orient (plural Orients)

  1. A pear cultivar from the United States

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CzechEdit

Proper nounEdit

Orient m

  1. Orient

GermanEdit

 
German Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia de

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NounEdit

Orient m (genitive Orients, no plural)

  1. Orient

Usage notesEdit

In sharp contrast to English, the term does not cover East Asia. It is primarily associated with the Muslim world around the Mediterranean, but in a wider sense also covers India.

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PolishEdit

 
Polish Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia pl

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Orient m inan

  1. Orient

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Further readingEdit

  • Orient in Polish dictionaries at PWN