adufe

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Old Portuguese[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic دف (duf, tambourine), from Middle Persian 𐭣𐭯 (dap, daf), from Sumerian 𒁾 (dub, tablet).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

adufe m

  1. (music) a traditional square tambourine of Moorish origin.

Descendants[edit]


Portuguese[edit]

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adufes

Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese adufe, from Arabic دف (duf, tambourine), from Middle Persian 𐭣𐭯 (dap, daf), from Sumerian 𒁾 (dub, tablet).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

adufe m (plural adufes)

  1. (music) a traditional square tambourine of Moorish origin.