Mudejar

noun Mu·de·jar \ mü-ˈt͟he-ˌhär , -ˌḵär \

Definition of Mudejar

plural Mudejares play \-ˈt͟he-hä-ˌrās, -ḵä-\
:a Muslim living under a Christian king especially during the 8th to 11th centuries

Mudejar

adjective

Origin and Etymology of mudejar

Spanish mudéjar, modification of Arabic mudajjan, literally, allowed to remain


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