Definition of Moresque in English:


Line breaks: Mor|esque
Pronunciation: /məˈrɛsk
, mɔː-/


  • (Of art or architecture) Moorish in style or design: three Moresque plates showing views of the synagogue at Toledo


late Middle English (as a noun denoting arabesque ornament): from French, from Italian moresco, from Moro 'Moor'.

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