Moorish

Moorish

[moor-ish]
adjective
1.
of or pertaining to the Moors.
2.
in the style of the Moors, as architecture or decoration.

Origin:
1400–50; late Middle English morys. See Moor, -ish1

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Moorish (ˈmʊərɪʃ, ˈmɔː-)
 
adj
1.  of or relating to the Moors
2.  denoting the style of architecture used in Spain from the 13th to 16th century, characterized by the horseshoe arch

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Moorish
mid-15c., from Moor + -ish.
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