What does Occidental mean?

Definitions for Occidental
ˌɒk sɪˈdɛn tlOc·ci·den·tal

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Occidental(noun)

    a native inhabitant of the Occident

  2. Occidental(adj)

    an artificial language

  3. occidental, Hesperian(adj)

    denoting or characteristic of countries of Europe and the western hemisphere

    "occidental civilization"; "Hesperian culture"

Wiktionary

  1. occidental(Noun)

    A Western Christian of the Latin rite

  2. occidental(Adjective)

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

    occidental climates, or customs; an occidental planet.

  3. occidental(Adjective)

    Possessing inferior hardness, brilliance, or beauty; – used of inferior precious stones and gems, because those found in the Orient are generally superior.

  4. Occidental(ProperNoun)

    An artificial language, once renamed Interlingue in an attempt to compete with Interlingua

  5. Origin: From occident, from occidentem, from occido

Webster Dictionary

  1. Occidental(adj)

    of, pertaining to, or situated in, the occident, or west; western; -- opposed to oriental; as, occidental climates, or customs; an occidental planet

  2. Occidental(adj)

    possessing inferior hardness, brilliancy, or beauty; -- used of inferior precious stones and gems, because those found in the Orient are generally superior

  3. Origin: [L. occidentalis; cf. F. occidental.]

Freebase

  1. Occidental

    Occidental is a census-designated place in Sonoma County, California, United States. The population was 1,115 at the 2010 census, down from 1,272 at the 2000 census.

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How to say Occidental in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Occidental in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Occidental in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of Occidental in a Sentence

  1. Mark Kantrowitz:

    I said: 'Don't let her visit Occidental.' She visited. And she went to Occidental.

  2. John Linehan:

    Our concern is the willingness of the management team at Occidental to cut very favorable deals against the interests of shareholders on a longer-term basis.

  3. Socar Trading:

    Following Occidental Petroleum's announcement in late 2014 of its intention to pull back from proprietary trading of crude oil, SOCAR Trading took the opportunity to recruit Phibro's London trading team and increase significantly its presence in the London oil market.

  4. Steve Oldham:

    (...) These new investments will allow us to accelerate the deployment of our DAC and AIR TO FUELS technologies, with an increasing focus worldwide on the need for aggressive emissions reductions, CE's technology can play a major role, and energy industry leaders like Occidental and Chevron will greatly accelerate commercialization of CE's technology.

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