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meanings of western


  1. Of or pertaining to a certain genre of film, television, literature, and so on, dealing with the American Old West.
  2. Blowing from the west; westerly.
  3. Of, situated in, or related to the West.
  4. Occidental.
  5. Of, facing, situated in, or related to the west.


  1. A film, or some other dramatic work, set in, the historic (c. 1850-1910) American West (west of the Mississippi river) focusing on conflict between whites and Indians, lawmen and outlaws, ranchers and farmers, or industry (railroads, mining) and agriculture.
  2. Alternative letter-case form of western.
  3. An inhabitant of a western region or country; a westerner.


  1. A surname​.
  2. A town in Oneida County, New York, United States.
  3. A village in Saline County, Nebraska, United States.