See also: Moro, moró, and m’oro

CatalanEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Latin maurus.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

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 termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

VerbEdit

moro

  1. first-person singular present indicative form of morir

Further readingEdit


EsperantoEdit

PronunciationEdit

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

NounEdit

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

  1. custom, mores

FinnishEdit

(index mo)

PronunciationEdit

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

Etymology 1Edit

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

InterjectionEdit

moro

  1. (colloquial) Hello, hi (used when meeting, sometimes when parting).
Usage notesEdit

Used especially in Häme (Tavastia) region.

Etymology 2Edit

Probably a variant of muru.

NounEdit

moro

  1. (geology) gravel made of a coarse-grained rock, such as rapakivi
DeclensionEdit
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

ItalianEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

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

NounEdit

moro m (plural mori)

  1. mulberry tree
    Synonym: gelso
Related termsEdit
  • mora (mulberry)

Etymology 2Edit

From Latin Maurus

NounEdit

moro m (plural mori, feminine mora)

  1. Moor (dark-skinned person)

AdjectiveEdit

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

  1. black
  2. Moorish
  3. dark-skinned

JapaneseEdit

RomanizationEdit

moro

  1. Rōmaji transcription of もろ

LatinEdit

NounEdit

mōrō

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

ReferencesEdit

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

Norwegian BokmålEdit

EtymologyEdit

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

NounEdit

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

  1. amusement, fun

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit


Norwegian NynorskEdit

EtymologyEdit

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

NounEdit

moro f (definite singular moroa, uncountable)

  1. amusement, fun

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit


Old IrishEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

moro

  1. genitive singular of muir

MutationEdit

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.

PortugueseEdit

VerbEdit

moro

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

Serbo-CroatianEdit

NounEdit

moro (Cyrillic spelling моро)

  1. vocative singular of mora

SpanishEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈmoɾo/, [ˈmo.ɾo]

Etymology 1Edit

From Latin Maurus.

NounEdit

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 termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From Latin morāre (to dwell).

VerbEdit

moro

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

Sranan TongoEdit

EtymologyEdit

From English more.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

moro

  1. more

Usage notesEdit

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


VenetianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Compare Italian moro.

AdjectiveEdit

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

  1. black, dark
  2. Moorish

NounEdit

moro m (plural mori)

  1. mulberry
  2. negro