The word eastern is an adjective. Eastern means (1) from the east; used especially of winds, (2) lying in or toward the east, (3) lying toward or situated in the east.
Eastern is also an adjective that means (1) relating to or characteristic of regions of eastern parts of the world, (2) of or characteristic of eastern regions of the United States.
The following articles and web pages elaborate on the word eastern.
The nation of Trinidad and Tobago occupies two islands at the southernmost end of the Eastern Caribbean chain. Learn more about these tropical islands and find travel and tourism links.
The People's Republic of China is the third largest country in the world and is located in eastern Asia. Its capital city is Beijing, in the northeastern part of the country.
The country of Japan is an island nation located in eastern Asia. The total area of Japan is 145,883 square miles and the capital is Tokyo. Visit this site to learn more about Japan.
Bar Harbor is a picturesque small town in southeastern Maine that is located on the northeast shore of Mount Desert Island. Nearby Acadia National Park contains Cadillac Mountain, the highest point on the eastern seaboard.
The Virginian-Pilot is the largest daily metro paper in Virginia. This newspaper serves the Hampton Roads area, the Eastern Shore of Virginia, southeastern Virginia, and part of North Carolina. It is a source for breaking news, sports information, and weather.
Cape Cod is a cape jutting out into the Atlantic Ocean in the eastern part of Massachusetts. Its resorts, inns, and beaches attract heavy vacation traffic in the summer months. There are events happening through the various seasons of the year.
Tulsa World is a daily newspaper for Tulsa, Oklahoma. It is circulated mainly in the northeastern and eastern parts of Oklahoma and online. Tulsa World shares some content with The Oklahoman.
The following articles provide recent eastern-related news.
Mamoun's Falafel has been offering Middle Eastern cuisine in New York City for nearly 40 years. Now the brand is in its fourth year of franchising.
By Karsten Strauss, Forbes Staff. Forbes. Tuesday, 20 Aug 2019 17:58:51 +0000.
If the idea of cottage cheese in a summer tomato salad sounds weird to you, try to think of it like a caprese that just got back from a little Eastern European vacation. ...
Amiel Stanek. Bon Appetit. Monday, 19 Aug 2019 10:00:00 +0000.
Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskiy signed a decree on Tuesday offering citizenship to Russians suffering political persecution and to foreigners who fought on Kyiv's side in the conflict in Eastern Ukraine.
CBC News. Tuesday, 13 Aug 2019 08:23:40 EDT.
New research has resolved a pig paradox. Archaeological evidence has shown that pigs were domesticated in the Near East and as such, modern pigs should resemble Near Eastern wild boar. They do not. ...
Science Daily. Monday, 12 Aug 2019 15:22:00 EDT.