mezquita

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to: navigation, search

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Spanish

Noun[edit]

mezquita ‎(plural mezquitas)

  1. (dated) A mosque.

Asturian[edit]

Noun[edit]

mezquita f ‎(plural mezquites)

  1. (Islam) mosque (a place of worship for Muslims)

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Andalusian Arabic, from Arabic مَسْجِد(masjid, mosque, literally place of prostration), from the verbal root سَجَدَ(sajada, to prostrate, bow down).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

mezquita f ‎(plural mezquitas)

  1. mosque (place of worship for Muslims)