Orient


Orient
Orient, NY -- U.S. Census Designated Place in New York
Population (2000): 709
Housing Units (2000): 673
Land area (2000): 5.092565 sq. miles (13.189682 sq. km)
Water area (2000): 1.025585 sq. miles (2.656254 sq. km)
Total area (2000): 6.118150 sq. miles (15.845936 sq. km)
FIPS code: 55321
Located within: New York (NY), FIPS 36
Location: 41.145410 N, 72.288689 W
ZIP Codes (1990): 11957
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Headwords:
Orient, NY
Orient
Orient, OH -- U.S. village in Ohio
Population (2000): 269
Housing Units (2000): 102
Land area (2000): 0.124061 sq. miles (0.321317 sq. km)
Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km)
Total area (2000): 0.124061 sq. miles (0.321317 sq. km)
FIPS code: 58800
Located within: Ohio (OH), FIPS 39
Location: 39.804906 N, 83.154567 W
ZIP Codes (1990): 43146
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Headwords:
Orient, OH
Orient
Orient, IL -- U.S. city in Illinois
Population (2000): 296
Housing Units (2000): 147
Land area (2000): 0.750009 sq. miles (1.942515 sq. km)
Water area (2000): 0.005603 sq. miles (0.014511 sq. km)
Total area (2000): 0.755612 sq. miles (1.957026 sq. km)
FIPS code: 56536
Located within: Illinois (IL), FIPS 17
Location: 37.918839 N, 88.975973 W
ZIP Codes (1990):
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Headwords:
Orient, IL
Orient
Orient, IA -- U.S. city in Iowa
Population (2000): 402
Housing Units (2000): 179
Land area (2000): 0.465587 sq. miles (1.205864 sq. km)
Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km)
Total area (2000): 0.465587 sq. miles (1.205864 sq. km)
FIPS code: 59565
Located within: Iowa (IA), FIPS 19
Location: 41.202702 N, 94.418794 W
ZIP Codes (1990): 50858
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Headwords:
Orient, IA
Orient
Orient, SD -- U.S. town in South Dakota
Population (2000): 57
Housing Units (2000): 38
Land area (2000): 0.311181 sq. miles (0.805954 sq. km)
Water area (2000): 0.000153 sq. miles (0.000395 sq. km)
Total area (2000): 0.311334 sq. miles (0.806349 sq. km)
FIPS code: 47460
Located within: South Dakota (SD), FIPS 46
Location: 44.901922 N, 99.088595 W
ZIP Codes (1990): 57467
Note: some ZIP codes may be omitted esp. for suburbs.
Headwords:
Orient, SD
Orient

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  • orient — [ ɔrjɑ̃ ] n. m. • 1080; lat. oriens, p. prés. de oriri « surgir, se lever » I ♦ 1 ♦ Poét. Côté de l horizon où le soleil se lève. ⇒ levant; est. L orient et l occident. Fig. « Tant de choses éclatantes ont eu leur orient et leur couchant »… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Orient — (von lat. oriens ‚Osten‘, ‚Morgen‘, dies Partizip Präsens von oriri‚ aufgehen, sich erheben‘; eigentlich sol oriens, ‚aufgehende Sonne‘), später auch Morgenland genannt, ist dem Okzident (Abendland, von occidens sol, ‚untergehende Sonne‘), der… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Orient — Watch Co. Ltd …   Википедия

  • orient — ORIENT. s. m. Le point du Ciel, la partie du Ciel où le Soleil se leve sur l horison. L orient d esté. l orient d hyver. On dit, qu Un pays est à l orient de l autre, pour dire, qu Il est situé du costé de l Orient à son égard. La Suisse est à l… …   Dictionnaire de l'Académie française

  • orient — ORIÉNT s.n. Unul dintre cele patru puncte cardinale, situat în direcţia în care răsare soarele; răsărit, est; p. ext. spaţiul geografic situat la est faţă de un punct de referinţă (îndeosebi Asia şi estul Africii); nume generic pentru ţările sau… …   Dicționar Român

  • orient — orient, oriental Both words now sound dated and have an exotic 18c or 19c aura more associated with the world of empire and romantic adventure than with factual description. In ordinary writing it is often better to use more neutral terms such as …   Modern English usage

  • Orient — Sm std. (12. Jh.), mhd. orient Entlehnung. Ist entlehnt aus l. oriēns (orientis), Partizip von l. orīrī sich erheben, aufgehen , wohl aus Wendungen wie l. in oriente sōle in Richtung der aufgehenden Sonne . Einwohnerbezeichnung: Orientale;… …   Etymologisches Wörterbuch der deutschen sprache

  • Orient — O ri*ent ([=o] r[i^]*ent), a. [F., fr. L. oriens, entis, p. pr. of oriri to rise. See {Origin}.] 1. Rising, as the sun. [1913 Webster] Moon, that now meet st the orient sun. Milton. [1913 Webster] 2. Eastern; oriental. The orient part. Hakluyt.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Orĭent — (lat.), zunächst die Himmelsgegend, wo die Sonne scheinbar ausgeht, der Osten oder Morgen; dann soviel wie Morgenland, im Gegensatz zum Abendland (s. Okzident). Obwohl der Begriff O. im Laufe der Geschichte je nach dem Standpunkte des… …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • orient — (v.) c.1727, originally to arrange facing east, from Fr. s orienter to take one s bearings, lit. to face the east (also the source of Ger. orientierung), from O.Fr. orient east, from L. orientum (see ORIENT (Cf. Orient) (n.)). Meaning determine… …   Etymology dictionary