Moro 1 [ mawr-oh, mohr-oh ] SHOW IPA / ˈmɔr oʊ, ˈmoʊr oʊ / PHONETIC RESPELLING noun, plural Mo·ros, ( especially collectively) Mo·ro. a member of any of the various tribes of Muslim Malays in the southern Philippines.
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Origin of Moro 1
Maurus Moor Words nearby Moro mornings
moron Other definitions for Moro (2 of 2) Moro 2 [ mawr-oh, mor-oh; Italian maw- raw ] SHOW IPA / ˈmɔr oʊ, ˈmɒr oʊ; Italian ˈmɔ rɔ / PHONETIC RESPELLING noun Al·do 1916–78, [ al-doh; Italian ahl-daw], /ˈæl doʊ; Italian ˈɑl dɔ/, Italian lawyer, author, and statesman: prime minister 1963–68, 1974–76.
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How to use Moro in a sentence Moro wondered at “the final straw that broke” Sherpa-Western relations.
The incident seemed to be over, and
Moro and his teammates resumed the climb, later returning to the lower camp.
But, according to
Moro, some 100 Sherpas, their faces covered in scarves, were ready for the men.
This beautiful work offers an insight into the fascinating, but complicated, world of il
Thenceforth he was always a reliable ally of the Spaniards against
To the great amazement of the
Moro chiefs, the waggons suddenly became stationary, whilst the released horses galloped on ahead!
Moro custom the fruit of a manʼs labour belongs to the Datto who gives the man a subsistence.
We lost several of our men who went down before
Moro bullets, and disease got a few also.
A delightful figure was that of a
Moro dressed in a faded sarong drawn closely about him from waist to knee. British Dictionary definitions for Moro (1 of 2) noun plural -ros or -ro a member of a group of predominantly Muslim peoples of the S Philippines: noted for their manufacture of weapons the language of these peoples, belonging to the Malayo-Polynesian family Word Origin for Moro
C19: via Spanish from Latin
Maurus Moor British Dictionary definitions for Moro (2 of 2) noun Aldo (ˈaldo). 1916–78, Italian Christian Democrat statesman; prime minister of Italy (1963–68; 1974–76) and minister of foreign affairs (1965–66; 1969–72; 1973–74). He negotiated the entry of the Italian Communist Party into coalition government before being kidnapped by the Red Brigades in 1978 and murdered
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