plural noun

Ori·​en·​ta·​lia ˌȯr-ē-ən-ˈtāl-yə How to pronounce Orientalia (audio)
: materials concerning, characteristic of, or from Asia

Word History


New Latin

First Known Use

1900, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of Orientalia was in 1900

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“Orientalia.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Orientalia. Accessed 3 Mar. 2024.

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