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Chinese (Simplified) translation of “westerner”

westerner

noun [C] (also Westerner)
 
 
/ˈwes.tə.nər/ US  /-tɚ.nɚ/
someone who is from a country in North America or western Europe
西方国家的人,西方人
Some of the Buddhists came from Sri Lanka, South-East Asia and East, while others were Westerners by birth and upbringing.
一些佛教徒来自斯里兰卡、东南亚和东方国家,而另一些则是土生土长的西方人。
People of specific racial or ethnic background
(Definition of westerner from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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