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EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Old French occident, from Latin occidentem (western sky, part of the sky in which the sun sets), from occido (go down, set)

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occident

  1. The part of the horizon where the sun last appears in the evening; that part of the earth towards the sunset; the west.
  2. The Western world; the part of the world excluding Asia

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EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Latin occidens, occidentem.

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occident m (plural occidents)

  1. west

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FrenchEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From Old French, borrowed from Latin occidēns, occidēntem.

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NounEdit

occident m (plural occidents)

  1. west (compass point)
  2. Alternative letter-case form of Occident

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LatinEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Form of the verb occidō.

VerbEdit

occident

  1. third-person plural future active indicative of occidō

Etymology 2Edit

Form of the verb occīdō.

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occīdent

  1. third-person plural future active indicative of occīdō

Old FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Latin occidens, occidentem.

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occident m (nominative singular occidenz or occidentz)

  1. the west

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RomanianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from French occident, Latin occidens, occidentem.

NounEdit

occident n (uncountable)

  1. west, Occident

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  • vest (standard), apus (somewhat uncommon today)

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