- pl. -·ros or -·ro a member of a group of Muslim Malay peoples living in the S Philippines
- any of the Austronesian languages of these peoples
Origin of MoroSp, literally , Moor from Classical Latin Maurus
of the Moros
nounpl. Moro, or Mo·ros
- A member of any of the predominantly Muslim Malay peoples of the southern Philippines.
- Any of the Austronesian languages of the Moro.
Origin of MoroSpanish Moor, Muslim, Moro from Latin Maurus Moor ; see Moor .