Definition of Marruecos
1. Noun. A kingdom (constitutional monarchy) in northwestern Africa with a largely Muslim population; achieved independence from France in 1956.
Group relationships: Arab League
Group relationships: Maghreb, Mahgrib
Generic synonyms: African Country, African Nation
Terms within: Casablanca, El Aaium, Fes, Fez, Marrakech, Marrakesh, Oujda, Capital Of Morocco, Rabat, Tangier, Tangiers, Spanish Sahara, Western Sahara, Atlas Mountains, Abila, Abyla, Jebel Musa
Member holonyms: Moroccan
Derivative terms: Moroccan
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Literary usage of Marruecos
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Supplementary Papers (1893)
"Viajes por marruecos. Madrid : 8vo, pp: 230. The author was born in Morocco, and his facts are said to be more minutely accurate than those of any modern ..."
2. Catalogue of the Manuscripts in the Spanish Language in the British Museum by Pascual de Gayangos, British Museum Dept. of Manuscripts (1893)
"El Principe de Fez y marruecos to the same; Naples, 15 Sept. 1665 . . . f. 368 171. ... El Principe de Fez y de marruecos; Naples, 18 Dec. 1666. f. 387 183. ..."
3. The Encyclopaedia Britannica: A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and General by Thomas Spencer Baynes (1888)
"... Gatell, Violet par marruecos, 1879 ; Payton, Mosset Дол» a Rolling Stone, ... £1 imp. dt marruecos, ISSU • Watson, Л Visit to Waran, 1880 ; Trotter, ..."