Definition of mosque noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



BrE BrE//mɒsk//
; NAmE NAmE//mɑːsk//
Religious buildings, Religious places
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a building in which Muslims worship We were woken by the call to prayer from a nearby mosque. See related entries: Religious buildings, Religious places Word Originlate Middle English: from French mosquée, via Italian and Spanish from Egyptian Arabic masgid.
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