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Orientalia

[awr-ee-uh n-tey-lee-uh, -teyl-yuh, ohr-]
plural noun
  1. books, manuscripts, and other objects pertaining to the Orient and Oriental art, culture, history, folklore, or the like.
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Origin of Orientalia

1915–20; < New Latin, noun use of neuter plural of Latin orientālis oriental
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Historical Examples

  • Of its Orientalia and its department of Egyptology the library is especially proud.

    Lippincott's Magazine, December, 1885

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