Word Origin for mauri
Examples from the Web for mauri
He even had the nerve to tell me that he'd bought two of your stations from you—Mauri and Kahula.A Son Of The Sun|Jack London
Mauri vero Carabem appellant, qui solebant in sacrificijs, & deorum cultu ipsum libare.On the magnet, magnetick bodies also, and on the great magnet the earth|William Gilbert of Colchester
Sometimes they were called Maurusii Numidæ, while the later writers always speak of them under the general name of Mauri.
The district where the corpse lay represented the mauri or ghosts.The Belief in Immortality and the Worship of the Dead|James George Frazer
They gave "Copelia," with the lovely Mauri as prima ballerina.The Sunny Side of Diplomatic Life, 1875-1912|Lillie DeHegermann-Lindencrone