cantata

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See also: cântată, cântata, and cantată

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Etymology[edit]

From Italian.

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Noun[edit]

cantata (plural cantatas)

  1. (music) A vocal composition accompanied by instruments and generally containing more than one movement, typical of 17th and 18th century Italian music.

Usage notes[edit]

  • The regularly formed plural cantatas is by far the most common, though the Italian-style plural cantate is not completely unheard-of.

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Italian[edit]

Noun[edit]

cantata f (plural cantate)

  1. song
  2. singalong

Verb[edit]

cantata

  1. Feminine singular of cantato, past participle of cantare.

Latin[edit]

Participle[edit]

cantāta

  1. nominative feminine singular of cantātus
  2. nominative neuter plural of cantātus
  3. accusative neuter plural of cantātus
  4. vocative feminine singular of cantātus
  5. vocative neuter plural of cantātus

cantātā

  1. ablative feminine singular of cantātus

Romanian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

cantata f

  1. definite singular nominative form of cantată.
  2. definite singular accusative form of cantată.