Reference > Brewer’s Dictionary > Medo’ro (in Orlando Furioso).

E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
Medo’ro (in Orlando Furioso).
A Moorish youth of extraordinary beauty; a friend of Dardinello, King of Zuma’ra. After Dardinello was slain, Medo’ro is wounded by some unknown spear. Angelica dresses his wounds, falls in love with him, marries him and they retire to India, where he becomes King of Cathay in right of his wife.   1



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