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The Orient means the East. It is a traditional designation for anything that belongs to the Eastern world, such as the Middle East (Near East) or the Far East, ...

What countries make up the Orient? | Reference.com

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Countries within the Orient include nations in primarily eastern Asia, including China, Tibet, Japan, North Korea, South Korea, Mongolia and Taiwan. Although ...

Is the word 'Orient,' when referring to Asia, considered offensive ...

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The word "oriental" is not a bad word. It just means "eastern". That said, some in the United ... "Orient" is not offensive so much as old-fashioned. But it's like when  ...

Joe Biden Refers to Asia as 'The Orient' - ABC News

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Sep 17, 2014 ... (Photo Credit: Charlie Neibergall/AP Photo). DES MOINES, Iowa - Vice President Joe Biden described Asia as "the Orient' in a speech here ...

Joe Biden Refers to Asia as the 'Orient' | Mediaite

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Sep 17, 2014 ... Biden described Yew as “the wisest man in the Orient.” The terms “orient” and “ oriental” are considered widely outdated and offensive to Asians ...

A history of the Orient Express - the truth behind the legend...

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An overview & history of the Orient Express, to dispel a few myths! What was the Orient Express really like? What routes did the Orient Express take? The real ...

Urban Dictionary: oriental

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Later on ancient China was found to be more than a myth and so the previous " Orient" became known as the "Near" or "Middle" East and East Asia was now ...

Venice Simplon-Orient-Express | Luxury Train from London to Venice

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Experience a world of timeless glamour aboard the Venice Simplon-Orient- Express luxury train. Enjoy overnight journeys from London to Venice and across  ...

Belmond British Pullman, sister train Venice Simplon-Orient-Express ...

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Board the vintage carriages of Belmond British Pullman, sister train to the Venice Simplon-Orient-Express. Day trips and luxury train travel in the UK.

Orient | Define Orient at Dictionary.com

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Orient definition, the countries of Asia, especially East Asia. See more.

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What's the Matter with Saying 'The Orient'? - About Japan

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Over the last twenty years most foreign scholars of Japanese history and society have stopped using phrases such as "the Orient," "the Far East," and "the East" ...

What is Oriental? - Ken Rockwell

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Different parts of the world use the word "Oriental" differently. Since this site is read all around the world, let me define Oriental to avoid confusion. The Orient is  ...

Orient - Conservapedia

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The Orient is a term that traditionally referred to the Middle-East, South Asia, and East Asia, or more specifically most regions east of Europe but west of Australia ...