Morisco

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Spanish morisco Moorish.

Noun[edit]

Morisco (plural Moriscos)

  1. A Moor.
  2. The Moorish style of architecture.
  3. A Muslim convert to Christianity.
  4. (obsolete) The morris dance.
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  5. (obsolete) One who dances the morris dance.
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Proper noun[edit]

Morisco

  1. The Moorish language.