Moro Gulf

Moro Gulf
geographical name arm of Celebes Sea S Philippines off SW coast of Mindanao

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Moro Pirates — A Sulu pirate carrying a kampeli sword in his hand, a spear and a kris. The Moro Pirates, also known as the Sulu Pirates, were Muslim outlaws of the southern Philippines who engaged in frequent acts of piracy, primarily against the Spanish,… …   Wikipedia

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