occidental

adjective, often capitalized
oc·ci·den·tal | \ˌäk-sə-ˈden-tᵊl \

Definition of occidental 

(Entry 1 of 2)

1 : of, relating to, or situated in the Occident : western

2 : of or relating to Occidentals

Occidental

noun

Definition of Occidental (Entry 2 of 2)

: a member of one of the occidental peoples especially : a person of European ancestry

Other Words from occidental

Adjective

occidentally adverb

First Known Use of occidental

Adjective

14th century, in the meaning defined at sense 1

Noun

circa 1538, in the meaning defined above

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