noun Mo·ro \ˈmȯr-(ˌ)ō\

Definition of Moro



  1. 1 :  a member of any of several Muslim peoples of the southern Philippines

  2. 2 :  any of the Austronesian languages of the Moros

Origin and Etymology of moro

Spanish, literally, Moor, from Latin Maurus

First Known Use: 1886

Learn More about moro

  1. Spanish Central: Translation of Moro Encyclopedia article about Moro

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