Morisco definitions

mə-rĭs'kō
A Spanish Moor who converted to Christianity after the Reconquista.
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Moorish.
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A Moor of Spain, specif., one forced to convert to Christianity though often continuing to practice Islam secretly.
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Alternative form of Morisco.
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A Moor.
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The Moorish style of architecture.
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A Muslim convert to Christianity.
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The Moorish language.
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Origin of morisco

Spanish from Moro Moor from Latin Maurus Moor