orkest

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin < Ancient Greek ὀρχήστρα (orkhḗstra) < ὀρχοῦμαι (orkhoûmai, to dance) (an intensification of ἔρχομαι (érkhomai, to go, come), from Proto-Indo-European *ergh- (to set in motion, stir up, raise)) + suffix *-tra denoting "place".

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: or‧kest

Noun[edit]

orkest n (plural orkesten, diminutive orkestje n)

  1. (music) orchestra

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