occidental

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English[edit]

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  • IPA(key): /ˌɒk.səˈdɛn.təl/
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Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Old French occidental, from Latin occidentalis.

Adjective[edit]

occidental (comparative more occidental, superlative most occidental)

  1. Of, pertaining to, or situated in, the occident, or west; western. [from 16th c.]
    occidental climates, or customs; an occidental planet.
  2. Of a gem or precious stone: of inferior value or quality. [from 18th c.]

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Noun[edit]

occidental (plural occidentals)

  1. A Western Christian of the Latin rite

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Catalan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin occidentalis.

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occidental (masculine and feminine plural occidentals)

  1. western

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Cardinal directions (punt cardinal):

NO N NE
O Compass rose simple plain.svg E
SO S SE
n-occ sept n-or
occ Compass rose simple plain.svg or
s-occ mer s-or

French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin occidentalis.

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occidental (feminine singular occidentale, masculine plural occidentaux, feminine plural occidentales)

  1. Of, pertaining to, or situated in, the occident, or west; western

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occidental m, f (plural occidentais, comparable)

  1. superseded spelling of ocidental (used in Portugal until September 1911 and died out in Brazil during the 1920s).

Romanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from French occidental, Latin occidentalis.

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occidental

  1. western

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin occidentalis.

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occidental (plural occidentales)

  1. western

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