Of or relating to the Peloponnese peninsula of Greece, or its inhabitants.
A native or inhabitant of the Peloponnese peninsula.
Early 19th century; earliest use found in Lord Byron (1788–1824), poet. From modern Greek Μορεώτης (now Μοραΐτης) from medieval Greek Μορέα (now Μοριάς) Morea, a name of the Peloponnese from the 14th cent. + -ώτης.