Translation of eastern in Spanish:


oriental, adj.

Pronunciation /ˈistərn/ /ˈiːst(ə)n/


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    (invariable adjective) este
    the eastern areas of the country las zonas orientales / este del país
    • heavy rain over eastern England fuertes lluvias en / sobre el este de Inglaterra
    • the eastern states los estados del este
    • They would totally obscure the view of the Tower from the eastern aspect.
    • In the eastern Mediterranean a wind blows out from Libya and Egypt, known as the Khamsin.
    • For different reasons, parts of temperate eastern Asia also experience quite cold winters.
    • The term La Niña refers to the extensive cooling of the central and eastern Pacific.
    • Any presidential candidate has had to woo support from the northern and eastern industrial cities.
    • The disturbances continued until December and spread to much of southern and eastern England.
    • He has also worked in the southern and eastern divisions as well as HQ at Hutton.
    • They munch locusts all winter in southern and eastern Africa, then fly back here before Easter to nest.
    • Where were you people when eastern Canada was hit with the ice storm of the century?
    • The eastern coast is hot, very wet, subject to cyclones, and densely clad with rainforest.
    • The Andes form a barrier to the eastern margin of the South Pacific anticyclone.
    • Such evidence seems to point to an area in the northern part of eastern Europe.
    • In contrast, eastern boundary currents on the east of the ocean basins tend to be broad and slow.
    • It then appears very low in the eastern sky at about an hour and a half before sunrise.
    • Its eastern part exhibits some discrete, strong and positive magnetic anomalies.
    • The heatwave which for days has enveloped eastern America is about to explode.
    • Maybe some in eastern Oklahoma, and Mississippi and Tennessee may get some storms as well.
    • For observers in Europe, the Moon will be low in the sky, just above the eastern horizon.
    • The divide between the eastern seaboard and the rural interior is stark.
    • The area around Valencia on the eastern coast was particularly hit by the action.
    • In the eastern area, the food is heavier, with more of an accent on mutton and pork.
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    (appearance/custom) oriental
    • A clearer insight can be developed from a number of eastern traditions or from a Marxist tradition.
    • For research purposes, I'm looking for books on eastern magic practices and culture.
    • Tens of thousands of people flocked to Heaton Park at the weekend for a feast of eastern culture.
    • This is because our eastern philosophy and culture teaches us to revere life in all its forms.
    • However, this happy juxtaposition of Eastern style and Western living has not always been so effortless.
    • As a teenager she went to talks on eastern thought at the Vedanta Society.
    • It wasn't long before the group discovered a demand for Eastern music in Europe.
    • Like most of the others, he wore extravagant clothes made from the finest eastern silks and fabrics.
    • The diversity of far eastern cinema today is as impressive as its quality.
    • Today was like any other day in the life of a Flu victim living in a traditional eastern family.
    • The eastern and western musical forms then combined in pieces by West Wales composer Peter Stacey.