Saracenical
Saracenic Sar`a*cen"ic, Saracenical Sar`a*cen"ic*al, a. Of or pertaining to the Saracens; as, Saracenic architecture. ``Saracenic music.'' --Sir W. Scott. [1913 Webster]

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  • Saracenical — Saracenic / senˈik/ or Saracenˈical adjective • • • Main Entry: ↑Saracen …   Useful english dictionary

  • Saracenic — Sar a*cen ic, Saracenical Sar a*cen ic*al, a. Of or pertaining to the Saracens; as, Saracenic architecture. Saracenic music. Sir W. Scott. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Saracen — Saracenism, n. /sar euh seuhn/, n. 1. Hist. a member of any of the nomadic tribes on the Syrian borders of the Roman Empire. 2. (in later use) an Arab. 3. a Muslim, esp. in the period of the Crusades. adj. 4. Also, Saracenic /sar euh sen ik/,… …   Universalium

  • Saracen — /ˈsærəsən/ (say saruhsuhn) noun 1. (among the later Romans and Greeks) a member of the nomadic peoples on the Syrian borders of the Roman Empire. 2. (in later use) an Arab. 3. any Muslim or Mohammedan, especially with reference to the Crusades.… …   Australian English dictionary

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