Morisco

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noun Mo·ris·co \ mə-ˈris-(ˌ)kō , mȯ- \

Definition of Morisco

plural Moriscos or Moriscoes
:moor; especially :a Spanish Moor converted to Christianity

Morisco

adjective

Origin and Etymology of morisco

Spanish, from morisco, adjective, from moro Moor


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