Definition of eastern
toward or situated
in the east; "the eastern end of the island"
of or characteristic
of eastern regions of the United States; "the Eastern establishment"
in or toward the east; "the east side
of New York"; "eastern cities"
relating to or characteristic
of regions of eastern parts
of the world; "Eastern Europe"; "the Eastern religions"
from the east; used especially
of winds; "an eastern wind"; "the winds are easterly"