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Asian people or Asiatic people are people who descend from a portion of Asia's population. There are varieties of definition and geographical data presented by  ...

Urban Dictionary: oriental

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Can describe EITHER people or things as being from Asia. Many Americans will heatedly argue that only objects are oriental, and to call a person an oriental is ...

What is the difference between "Asian" and "Oriental" geographically ...

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"Asian" refers to a person from the continent of Asia, the largest continent in the world ... The term "Asian" is typically used to refer to people with origins in East or  ...

'Oriental': Rugs, Not People : NPR

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Sep 2, 2009 ... But another bill that caught our attention strikes the term Oriental from all state documents, one referring to people of Asian or Pacific islander ...

"Oriental:" Death of a Semi-Slur | Dialect Blog

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Sep 19, 2013 ... I have also heard the word Oriental as a noun or adjective referring to people more often in this country than I have in the US (mostly from ...

Why You Should Avoid These Five Racial Terms - Race Relations

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He added that people link the term to old stereotypes of Asians and the era when the United States government passed exclusion acts to keep Asian people ...

snopes.com: "Oriental" is a bad term, right?

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Things can be described as oriental, such as rugs, food and the like. People from Asia, however, are to be described as Asian. At least, that is ...

Oriental person - definition of oriental person by The Free Dictionary

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Noun 1. oriental person - a member of an Oriental race; the term is regarded as ... Evenki, Ewenki - a member of the people inhabiting an area of northern ...

Oriental - definition of oriental by The Free Dictionary

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1. often Oriental Of or relating to the countries of the Orient or their peoples or cultures; ... Evenki, Ewenki - a member of the people inhabiting an area of northern ...

Oriental | Define Oriental at Dictionary.com

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Asian is the most commonly used term referring to people in or from Asia, especially East Asia. In American English, Oriental as a noun or adjective applied to ...

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Why is it offensive to call an Asian person 'Oriental?' - Quora

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There are several layers to the term "Orient" and whether or not those layers will hit you, or not ... And then I learnt the term "Asian" is reserved chiefly for people from Chinese ethnicity. Through another interesting experience, I also learnt that I  ...

Oriental: Rugs or People? | NYU Livewire

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Even the dictionary says that when used to describe a person, Oriental is now ... east of London and later to characterize people with flat noses, small eyes , ...

ORIENTAL ORIGINS IN THE BIBLE

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The anthropological and historical evidences show that all East Asian peoples had their origin in China. From the Bible we can identify the first people group in ...