Definition of mormaor in US English:

mormaor

(also mormaer, maarmor)

noun

Scottish History
  • In ancient Scotland: a high steward of a province.

Origin

Early 19th century; earliest use found in George Chalmers (d. 1825), antiquary and political writer. From Scottish Gaelic mórmhaor (also maor mór), altered form of mormhar, through analysis of its first element as mór great.

Pronunciation

mormaor

/mɔːˈmɛː/