Examples from the Web for moroccan
Contemporary Examples of moroccan
For Clooney and Alamuddin however, it is just beginning—reportedly with a romantic Moroccan getaway.An Affair to Remember for George and Amal
Barbie Latza Nadeau
September 29, 2014
Hotels arrange accommodations around a shared courtyard, as the traditional Moroccan architecture of the riad mandates.Morocco's Secret All-Blue City
August 28, 2014
Many Moroccan loyalists retaliated, looting and pillaging Sahrawi neighborhoods.
Challenging Moroccan authority anywhere in the country often comes at a price and protests, while not illegal, are frowned upon.
The Moroccan asks if they can at least agree that Lieberman is headed for jail.How Israeli Immigrants See Each Other
June 7, 2013
Historical Examples of moroccan
The latter word evokes to occidental ears images of sensual seduction which the Moroccan harem seldom realizes.
Burton, disguised as a Moroccan, visited sacred shrines of Islam, narrowly escaping death.Life Histories of North American Shore Birds, Part 1 (of 2)
Arthur Cleveland Bent
Thus the Moroccan question has been reopened, and fresh negotiations for its settlement are taking place between the Powers.International Law. A Treatise. Volume I (of 2)
Lassa Francis Oppenheim
Presently we crossed the Oued Tensif on an old bridge built by Moroccan engineers.
The market of Sal, though typical of all Moroccan markets, has an animation and picturesqueness of its own.
- a fine soft leather made from goatskins, used for bookbinding, shoes, etc
- (as modifier)morocco leather
Word Origin for morocco
"kind of fine flexible leather," 1630s, short for Morocco leather, from Morocco, the country in northwest Africa, where the tanned leather first was made.
country in northwest Africa, from Italian, from Berber Marrakesh (properly the name of the city of Marrakesh), from Arabic Maghrib-al-Aqca "Extreme West." Cf. French Maroc, German Marokko. In English, the first vowel has been altered, apparently by influence of Moor. Related: Moroccan.