mesquita

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Etymology[edit]

Uncertain, from Arabic مسجد (masjid), through another language still not determined.

Noun[edit]

mesquita f (plural mesquites)

  1. mosque

Portuguese[edit]

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mesquita

Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese mesquita, mezquita (mosque), from Byzantine Greek or Armenian մզկիթ (mzkitʿ, mosque), from Arabic مَسْجِدٌ (masjid, mosque).

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Noun[edit]

mesquita f (plural mesquitas)

  1. mosque (a place of worship for Muslims)