noun, plural mo·rays.
Origin of moray
Definition for moray (2 of 2)
Examples from the Web for moray
According to the Daily Mirror, William is keen to transfer to RAF Lossiemouth, Moray, in 2013.Is Kate Middleton Pregnant? Royal Baby Watch Heats Up.|Tom Sykes|November 17, 2011|DAILY BEAST
Moray then put in the Book of Articles, containing certain conjectures, a long arraignment of Mary.The Mystery of Mary Stuart|Andrew Lang
"Captain Moray and I have sat at meat together before," he said, with mannered coolness.
Occurs in all suitable places throughout the greater part of England and in Scotland up to Moray.The Moths of the British Isles, First Series|Richard South
Moray, whose testimony would have been of great importance, was found dead in his bed just before the proceedings.The Crime of the Congo|Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
When I play, Captain Moray, it is for things large and vital.
British Dictionary definitions for moray (1 of 3)
noun plural -rays
Word Origin for moray
British Dictionary definitions for moray (2 of 3)
British Dictionary definitions for moray (3 of 3)
Word Origin and History for moray
1620s, from Portuguese moreia, from Latin muraena "sea eel, lamprey," from Greek smyraina, from smyros "sea eel."