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Moriscos       326496173

Scope note
Moors (Muslims from northwest Africa) in Spain who converted to Christianity following the Christian reconquest of the Iberian peninsula and the Moorish defeat at Granada in 1492, and their descendants.

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Moriscoes

Broader terms
Algerian peoples
Moroccan peoples
Tunisian peoples

Subject category
04.04 ETHNIC GROUPS



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