I have sent many of our people to coria to occupy the fortresses and await the embassy.
At coria you will be an object of curiosity, for very few strangers visit the little village.
To see the Gitanas at their best, or living under primitive conditions, take a trip down to coria on the Guadalquivir.
It was on a fine clear morning, on the 7th of January, 1813, that we departed from coria.
But its southern range stops dead at the little village of coria del Rio just below Sevilla.
Nowhere is this so evident as in coria, a forgotten bit of medival Moor-land.
1650s, from Latin corium "skin, hide, leather," related to cortex "bark," scortum "skin, hide," from PIE root *(s)ker- (1) "to cut" (cf. Sanskrit krtih "hide;" Old Church Slavonic scora "skin," Russian skora "hide," kora "bark;" Welsh corwg "boat made with leather skins;" Old English sceran "to cut, shear;" see shear (v.)). Related: Coriaceous.
corium co·ri·um (kôr'ē-əm)
n. pl. co·ri·a (kôr'ē-ə)