Moray
geographical name 1. administrative area of NE Scotland bordering on North Sea area 864 square miles (2238 square kilometers) 2. (or Morayshire) (or Elgin) (or Elginshire) former county NE Scotland bordering on North Sea capital Elgin

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  • moray — ☆ moray [môr′ā; mô rā′, mərā′ ] n. [Port moreia < L muraena, kind of fish < Gr myraina] any of a family (Muraenidae, order Anguilliformes) of voracious eels of warm seas, characterized by brilliant coloring and found esp. among coral reefs …   English World dictionary

  • Moray — En France, le nom est porté dans les Ardennes : il désigne celui qui est originaire d une localité appelée Moray ou Morey (domaine de Maurius ou lieu rocheux, les avis sont partagés). On retrouve le nom en Ecosse, mais là j avoue mon incompétence …   Noms de famille

  • moray — (also moray eel) ► NOUN ▪ an eel like predatory fish of warm seas. ORIGIN Portuguese moréia from Greek muraina …   English terms dictionary

  • Moray — Mor ay, n. (Zo[ o]l.) A mur[ae]na. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Moray — (spr. mórre), Grafschaft, s. Elginshire …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • Moray — (spr. mörrĕ), schott. Grafschaft, s. Elgin …   Kleines Konversations-Lexikon

  • Moray — m Scottish: variant of MURRAY (SEE Murray), and the more usual spelling of the place name from which the surname is derived …   First names dictionary

  • Moray —    MORAY, county of.    See Elginshire …   A Topographical dictionary of Scotland

  • Moray — a ↑county in northern Scotland, with a coast on the North Sea …   Dictionary of contemporary English

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