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Definition of mauresque

mauresque
Moresque Mo*resque", a. [F., fr. It. moresco, or Sp. morisco. See Morris.] Of or pertaining to, or in the manner or style of, the Moors; Moorish. -- n. The Moresque style of architecture or decoration. See Moorish architecture, under Moorish. [Written also mauresque.]
Mauresque
Mauresque Mau*resque", a. & n. See Moresque.

Meaning of mauresque from wikipedia

- 1980. ISBN 0-521-22789-5. Dictionnaire de la Langue Franque ou Petit Mauresque, 1830. In French. A Glossary of Lingua Franca, fifth edition, 2005, Alan...
- The villa La Mauresque is located in cap Ferrat (Alpes-Maritimes) and was remodeled in 1927 by Henri Delmotte, Marcel Guilgot, and the American architect...
- syrup Perroquet (fr) (French for "parrot"): made with green mint syrup Mauresque (fr) (French for "Moorish"): made with orgeat syrup Feuille morte (French...
- many examples of early 20th-century Art Deco and local neo-Moorish (or Mauresque) architecture constructed during the French (and Spanish) colonial occupation...
- Exotic figures in Jules Migonney's Venus mauresque...
- Howat has written that Chabrier's piano music such as "Sous-bois" and "Mauresque" in the Pièces pittoresques explored new sound-worlds of which Debussy...
- her friend La Goulue in Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec's painting La danse mauresque (The Moorish Dance). Emma's husband, Eugène, died in 1912. Emma became...
- The Constant Wife.[page needed] In 1926, Maugham bought the Villa La Mauresque, on 9 acres (3.6 hectares) at Cap Ferrat on the French Riviera. It was...
- architecture, various colonial architectural styles, Art Nouveau, Art Deco, Neo-Mauresque, Streamline Moderne, Modernism, Brutalism, and more. During the French...
- official status with English and French. Tayo, spoken in New Caledonia Petit Mauresque or Little Moorish was spoken in North Africa Français Tirailleur, a pidgin...
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