bransle

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Etymology[edit]

From Middle French bransle, variant form of branle.

Noun[edit]

bransle (plural bransles)

  1. (obsolete) A kind of dance, or a song designed for such a dance.
    • 1590, Edmund Spenser, The Faerie Queene, III.x:
      Now making layes of loue and louers paine, / Bransles, Ballads, virelayes, and verses vaine [...].

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