moro

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See also: Moro, moró, and m’oro

Catalan[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Catalan moro, inherited 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

References[edit]

  • “moro” in Diccionari català-valencià-balear, Antoni Maria Alcover and Francesc de Borja Moll, 1962.

Further reading[edit]


Esperanto[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

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

Noun[edit]

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

  1. custom, mores

Finnish[edit]

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]

  • IPA(key): /ˈmɔ.ro/
  • Rhymes: -ɔro
  • Hyphenation: mò‧ro

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 mora, masculine plural mori, feminine plural more)

  1. black
  2. Moorish
  3. dark-skinned

Anagrams[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Romanization[edit]

moro

  1. Rōmaji transcription of もろ

Kuman[edit]

Adjective[edit]

moro

  1. blue

Derived terms[edit]


Latin[edit]

Noun[edit]

mōrō

  1. dative/ablative singular of mōrus

References[edit]


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]


Old Irish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

moro

  1. genitive singular of muir

Mutation[edit]

Old Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Nasalization
moro
also mmoro after a proclitic
moro
pronounced with /ṽ(ʲ)-/
unchanged
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

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.

Further reading[edit]


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 1[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. negro

Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

moro m (plural mori)

  1. mulberry