moros y cristianos
moros y cristianos
A phrase is a group of words commonly used together (e.g once upon a time).
1. (festival)
a. Moors and Christians
De niña, mis padres me llevaron a las fiestas de moros y cristianos en Alicante.As a child, my parents took me to the Moors and Christians festivities in Alicante.
2. (culinary)
Regionalism used in Latin America: all the countries in South America, Central America, and the Caribbean. Does not include Spain.
(Latin America)
a. black beans and rice
Puedes pedir los moros y cristianos si eres vegetariana.You can order the black beans and rice if you're a vegetarian.
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