Orientalia

plural noun
Ori·​en·​ta·​lia | \ ˌȯr-ē-ən-ˈtāl-yə How to pronounce Orientalia (audio) , -ˌen-, -ˈtā-lē-ə \

Definition of Orientalia

: materials concerning, characteristic of, or from Asia

First Known Use of Orientalia

1900, in the meaning defined above

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“Orientalia.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Orientalia. Accessed 1 Mar. 2021.

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