Dictionary.com

Essaouira

[ es-uh-weer-uh ]
/ ˌɛs əˈwɪər ə /
Save This Word!

noun

a seaport in W Morocco.

QUIZZES

THINK YOU’VE GOT A HANDLE ON THIS US STATE NICKNAME QUIZ?

Did you ever collect all those state quarters? Put them to good use on this quiz about curious state monikers and the facts around them.
Question 1 of 8
Mississippi’s nickname comes from the magnificent trees that grow there. What is it?
Formerly Mogador.

Words nearby Essaouira

Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2021

Example sentences from the Web for Essaouira

British Dictionary definitions for Essaouira

Essaouira
/ (ˌɛsəˈwɪərə) /

noun

a port in SW Morocco on the Atlantic. Pop: 84 000 (2003)Former name (until 1956): Mogador
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
See Today's Synonym