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Moresco

/məˈrɛskəʊ/
noun, adjective
1.
a variant of Morisco

Morisco

/məˈrɪskəʊ/
noun (pl) -cos, -coes
1.
a Spanish Moor
2.
a morris dance
adjective
3.
another word for Moorish
Word Origin
C16: from Spanish, from MoroMoor
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Word Origin and History for moresco

Moresco

adj.

1550s, from Italian moresco, from Moro (see Moor).

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