Moorish

See also: moorish

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Moor +‎ -ish.

PronunciationEdit

  • (UK) IPA(key): /ˈmʊə.ɹɪʃ/, /ˈmɔː.ɹɪʃ/
  • (US) IPA(key): /ˈmʊɹ.ɪʃ/, /ˈmɔɹ.ɪʃ/

AdjectiveEdit

Moorish (comparative more Moorish, superlative most Moorish)

  1. of or pertaining to the Moors or their culture
  2. (architecture) Of or pertaining to a style of Spanish architecture from the time of the Moors, characterized by the horseshoe arch and ornate, geometric decoration

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Last modified on 8 October 2013, at 13:07