Asian vs. Asiatic

Asian vs. Asiatic — Is There a Difference?

Difference Between Asian and Asiatic

Asianadjective

Of or relating to Asia or its peoples, languages, or cultures.

Asiaticadjective

Asian

a tropical Asiatic plant.travels in Asiatic Russia.

Asiannoun

A native or inhabitant of Asia.

Asiaticnoun

Often Offensive An Asian person.

Asiannoun

A person of Asian ancestry.

Asiaticnoun

a native or inhabitant of Asia

Asiannoun

a native or inhabitant of Asia

Asiaticadjective

of or relating to or characteristic of Asia or the peoples of Asia or their languages or culture;

Asian countries

Asianadjective

of or relating to or characteristic of Asia or the peoples of Asia or their languages or culture;

Asian countries

Asianadjective

denoting or characteristic of the biogeographic region including southern Asia and the Malay Archipelago as far as the Philippines and Borneo and Java;

Oriental politenessfor people of South and East Asian ancestry the term `Asian' is preferred to `Oriental'Asian ancestry