qanun

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qanun (plural qanuns)

  1. Alternative form of kanoon.
    • 2009 June 21, Daniel J. Wakin, “Ensemble Ambitions in a World Divided”, New York Times:
      WISPS of mournful tunes from a cane flute mingled with the plucking, jangling arabesques of the zitherlike qanun, the oud and gentle drums.