moro

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Catalan[edit]

Verb[edit]

moro

  1. first-person singular present indicative form of morir

Finnish[edit]

(index mo)

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: mo‧ro

Interjection[edit]

moro

  1. (colloquial) Hello, hi (used when meeting, sometimes when parting). Used especially in Häme (Tavastia) region.

Italian[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Latin morus.

Noun[edit]

moro m (plural mori)

  1. mulberry tree

Etymology 2[edit]

From Latin Maurus

Noun[edit]

moro m (plural mori) (feminine: mora)

  1. Moor (dark-skinned person)

Adjective[edit]

moro m (feminine mora, masculine plural mori, feminine plural more)

  1. black
  2. Moorish
  3. dark-skinned

Latin[edit]

Noun[edit]

mōrō

  1. dative singular of mōrus
  2. ablative singular of mōrus

Norwegian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From mot (mind) + ro (pleasure, delight).

Noun[edit]

moro f

  1. amusement, fun

Portuguese[edit]

Verb[edit]

moro

  1. First-person singular (eu) present indicative of morar

Spanish[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Latin Maurus.

Noun[edit]

moro m (plural moros, feminine mora)

  1. A Moor (North African Muslim).
  2. (colloquial) a Muslim or Arab, particularly Muslims in the southern Philippines.
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From Latin morāre "to dwell"

Verb[edit]

moro

  1. First-person singular (yo) present indicative form of morar.

Sranan Tongo[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From English more.

Adjective[edit]

moro

  1. more

Usage notes[edit]

"Moro" is also used for the comparative form of an adjective.


Venetian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Compare Italian moro

Adjective[edit]

moro m (feminine mora, masculine plural mori, feminine plural more)

  1. black, dark
  2. Moorish

Noun[edit]

moro m (plural mori)

  1. mulberry
  2. negro