non-occidental


non-occidental

adjective

  1. (usually initial capital letter) of, relating to, or characteristic of the Occident or its natives and inhabitants.
  2. western.

noun

  1. (usually initial capital letter) a native or inhabitant of the Occident.

adjective

  1. of or relating to the Occident

noun

  1. an inhabitant, esp a native, of the Occident

adjective

  1. a literary or formal word for western Compare oriental

adj.c.1400, from Old French occidental (14c.) and directly from Latin occidentalis “western,” from occidentem (see occident). As a capitalized noun meaning “a Western person” (opposed to Oriental) from 1857.

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