Moro


Moro
Moro Mo"ro (m[=o]"r[-o]), prop. n.; pl. {Moros} (m[=o]"r[-o]s). [Sp., moor. See {moor}, n. and {Moros}.] 1. (Ethnol.) A member of any of the {Moros}, a group one of various tribes of the southern Phillippine Islands, mostly Malays adhering to Mohammedanism. [PJC]

2. (Linguistics) Any of the languages of the Moro people, of the Austronesian language family. [PJC]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.