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/ rɪf /
Er [er] /ɛr/, a mountainous coastal region in N Morocco.
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British Dictionary definitions for er rif (1 of 2)
/ (ɛə rɪf) /
a mountainous region of N Morocco, near the Mediterranean coast
British Dictionary definitions for er rif (2 of 2)
Riff Rifi (ˈrɪfɪ)
/ (rɪf) /
plural Rifs, Riffs, Rifis, Rif, Riff or Rifi a member of a Berber people, inhabiting the Atlas Mountains in Morocco
Also called: Rifian, Riffian (ˈrɪfɪən) the dialect of Berber spoken by this people
See Er Rif
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