pavane

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Etymology[edit]

From French pavane, from dialectal Italian pavana, contraction of the older padovana, feminine of padovano, meaning from the city of Padua (Italian Padova, dialectal form Pava).[1]

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pavane (plural pavanes)

  1. (music) A musical style characteristic of the 16th and 17th centuries.
  2. (music, dance) A moderately slow, courtly processional dance in duple time/meter.

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French[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from dialectal Italian pavana, contraction of padovana, feminine of padovano, meaning from the city of Padua (Italian Padova, dialectal form Pava).

Noun[edit]

pavane m, f (plural pavanes)

  1. pavane

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Noun[edit]

pavane m

  1. definite plural of pave

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Adjective[edit]

pavane f

  1. feminine plural of pavan