Moor noun Meaning, definition in Cambridge English Dictionary
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Moornoun [C]

a member of the group of Muslim people from North Africa who ruled Spain from 711 to 1492
Translations of “Moor”
in Arabic أرض بور…
in Korean 황야…
in Malaysian mur…
in French lande…
in Turkish fundalık, fundalık arazi, çalılık…
in Italian brughiera…
in Chinese (Traditional) 高沼, 荒野, 曠野…
in Russian местность, поросшая вереском…
in Polish wrzosowisko…
in Vietnamese đồng hoang…
in Spanish páramo…
in Portuguese urzal, charneca…
in Thai ทุ่งโล่ง…
in German das Ödland…
in Catalan erm…
in Japanese 荒れ地…
in Indonesian tanah kosong…
in Chinese (Simplified) 高沼, 荒野, 旷野…
(Definition of Moor noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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