The Orient means the East. It is a traditional (and archaic) designation for
anything that belongs ... Yet there remain contexts where "the Orient" and "
Oriental" have kept their...
Oriental Trading carries an irresistible assortment of fun, value-priced products
for every occasion. Find party supplies, novelties, toys, favors, crafts, ...
oriental. Politically incorrect term used in place of "Asian." Correct usage should
be an adjective for things like inanimate objects, not humans. Correct usage: ...
May 25, 2016 ... President Obama recently signed a bill striking the term "Oriental" from federal
law. It was a reminder for NPR's Kat Chow of the fact that her ...
May 23, 2016 ... Starting last Friday (May 20), "Oriental" will no longer be used as shorthand for
Asian Americans in US federal law. The word "Negroes," too, ...
Mandarin Oriental's luxury hotel in Washington DC offers grand elegance in
walking distance of the nation's cherished monuments, Capitol Hill and much
See also: Oriental ... Adjective. oriental (comparative more oriental,
superlative most oriental) ... oriental m , f (masculine and feminine plural
May 10, 2016 ... The bill strikes the use of "Negro, Puerto Rican, American Indian, Eskimo,
Oriental, or Aleut or is a Spanish speaking individual of Spanish ...
Official government site. Features town hall, ordinances, town history, calendar
Homepage for the Oriental Institute: a research organization and museum
devoted to the study of the ancient Near East. Founded in 1919 by James Henry