Sentence Examples


  • Virtually every literary magnate of the Occident has found one or more interpreters in modern Japan.
  • The sum of the matter is that the modern Japanese ceramist, after many efforts to cater for the taste of the Occident, evidently concludes that his best hope consists in devoting all his technical and artistic resources to reproducing the celebrated wares of China.
  • De la destruction du Paganisme en Occident (1835); E.
  • The traveller in Egypt thus views, side by side with the activities of the present day, where occident and orient meet and clash, memorials of every race and civilization which has flourished in the valley of the Nile.
  • Thenceforth for centuries it was not only the chief religious, but also the chief civilizing, force at work in the occident.