Oriental

Definitions of Oriental
  1. noun
    a member of an Oriental race; the term is regarded as offensive by Asians (especially by Asian Americans)
    synonyms: oriental person
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    Evenki, Ewenki
    a member of the people inhabiting an area of northern Mongolia and eastern Siberia
    Mongol, Mongolian
    a member of the nomadic peoples of Mongolia
    Mongol Tatar, Tartar, Tatar
    a member of the Mongolian people of central Asia who invaded Russia in the 13th century
    Kalka, Khalka, Khalkha
    the Mongol people living in the central and eastern parts of Outer Mongolia
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    Asian, Asiatic
    a native or inhabitant of Asia
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