- the West; the countries of Europe and America.
- Western Hemisphere.
Origin of Occident
WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH Occidentaccident, Occident
Words nearby Occident
How to use Occident in a sentence
Spacially, the trade relations of the ancient Phnicians extended over the whole of the known Occident.Elements of Folk Psychology|Wilhelm Wundt
In the Orient every man is producing as little as possible; in the Occident he is producing as much as possible.Where Half The World Is Waking Up|Clarence Poe
He was of Armenian descent, a singular instance of a person of Oriental extraction rising to eminence in the Occident.
Can we not see Orient and Occident imaging themselves in their respective ideal products?Homer's Odyssey|Denton J. Snider
Turkish coffee by the way, is very different from the coffee of the Occident.The Old World and Its Ways|William Jennings Bryan