Morisco

2 ENTRIES FOUND:

Mo·ris·co

noun \mə-ˈris-(ˌ)kō, m-\
plural Mo·ris·cos or Mo·ris·coes

Definition of MORISCO

:  moor; especially :  a Spanish Moor converted to Christianity
Morisco adjective

Origin of MORISCO

Spanish, from morisco, adjective, from moro Moor
First Known Use: 1625

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