moro

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See also: Moro, moró, and m’oro

Catalan[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Latin maurus.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

moro m (plural moros, feminine mora)

  1. Moor (a member of an Islamic people of Arab or Berber origin ruling Spain and parts of North Africa from the 8th to the 15th centuries)
  2. Muslim
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Verb[edit]

moro

  1. first-person singular present indicative form of morir

Further reading[edit]


Esperanto[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (file)
  • IPA(key): /ˈmoro/
  • Hyphenation: mo‧ro
  • Rhymes: -oro

Noun[edit]

moro (accusative singular moron, plural moroj, accusative plural morojn)

  1. custom, mores

Finnish[edit]

(index mo)

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈmoro/, [ˈmo̞ro̞]
  • Rhymes: -oro
  • Syllabification: mo‧ro

Etymology 1[edit]

Likely from Swedish morgon, morron (compare Swedish god morgon).

Interjection[edit]

moro

  1. (colloquial) Hello, hi (used when meeting, sometimes when parting).
Usage notes[edit]

Used especially in Häme (Tavastia) region.

Etymology 2[edit]

Probably a variant of muru.

Noun[edit]

moro

  1. (geology) gravel made of a coarse-grained rock, such as rapakivi
Declension[edit]
Inflection of moro (Kotus type 1/valo, no gradation)
nominative moro morot
genitive moron morojen
partitive moroa moroja
illative moroon moroihin
singular plural
nominative moro morot
accusative nom. moro morot
gen. moron
genitive moron morojen
partitive moroa moroja
inessive morossa moroissa
elative morosta moroista
illative moroon moroihin
adessive morolla moroilla
ablative morolta moroilta
allative morolle moroille
essive morona moroina
translative moroksi moroiksi
instructive moroin
abessive morotta moroitta
comitative moroineen
Possessive forms of moro (type valo)
possessor singular plural
1st person moroni moromme
2nd person morosi moronne
3rd person moronsa

Italian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Latin mōrus (black mulberry tree), from Ancient Greek μόρον (móron).

Noun[edit]

moro m (plural mori)

  1. mulberry tree
    Synonym: gelso
Related terms[edit]
  • mora (mulberry)

Etymology 2[edit]

From Latin Maurus

Noun[edit]

moro m (plural mori, feminine mora)

  1. Moor (dark-skinned person)

Adjective[edit]

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

  1. black
  2. Moorish
  3. dark-skinned

Japanese[edit]

Romanization[edit]

moro

  1. Rōmaji transcription of もろ

Latin[edit]

Noun[edit]

mōrō

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

References[edit]

  • moro in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short, A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1879
  • moro in Gaffiot, Félix, Dictionnaire illustré Latin-Français, Hachette, 1934

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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

Noun[edit]

moro f or m (definite singular moroa or moroen, uncountable)

  1. amusement, fun

Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]


Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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

Noun[edit]

moro f (definite singular moroa, uncountable)

  1. amusement, fun

Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]


Portuguese[edit]

Verb[edit]

moro

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

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Noun[edit]

moro (Cyrillic spelling моро)

  1. vocative singular of mora

Spanish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈmoɾo/, [ˈmo.ɾo]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Latin Maurus.

Noun[edit]

moro m (plural moros, feminine mora, feminine plural moras)

  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.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

moro

  1. more

Usage notes[edit]

Mowo is also used for the comparative form of an adjective.


Venetian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Compare Italian moro.

Adjective[edit]

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

  1. black, dark
  2. Moorish

Noun[edit]

moro m (plural mori)

  1. mulberry
  2. negro