muladí

noun
mu·​la·​dí | \ ˌmüləˈt͟hē \
plural muladíes\ -​(ˌ)ās \

Definition of muladí

: a Spaniard who adopted Islam during the Moorish occupation — compare mozarab

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History and Etymology for muladí

Spanish, from Arabic muwalladīn adopted ones

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“Muladí.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/mulad%C3%AD. Accessed 16 Jul. 2020.

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