Definition of Mozarab in English:

Mozarab

noun

historical
  • See Mozarabic

    • ‘Because Agobard was himself a Mozarab, it is likely that he was particularly sensitive to the existence of Christian enslavement in al-Andalus.’
    • ‘They are Mozarab chess pieces at least from the first years of the 10th century, and very likely from the 9th century.’
    • ‘This is a medieval site dating from the 9th and 10th centuries, the most important part of which is the stone Mozarab temple of Bobastro.’
    • ‘Among its slate and quartzite houses stands the church of Santiago, a Mozarab temple from the 10th century.’
    • ‘The masses, on the other hand, found it hard to live alongside Mozarabs and Jews.’
    • ‘Later, in the tenth century, the Arabs created a Mozarab church.’
    • ‘To contact Christian Mozarabs and find out the conditions in which they lived, their means of livelihood and position in the community.’
    • ‘Their religious tolerance allowed Christians to co-exist with the Moors which led to the Mozarab culture.’
    • ‘The horseshoe arch had also been illustrated by Mozarabs in their illuminated manuscripts such as the one of Beatus of Lebana.’

Pronunciation

Mozarab

/ˌməʊzˈarəb/