tambor

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Catalan[edit]

Noun[edit]

tambor m (plural tambors)

  1. drum

Galician[edit]

Noun[edit]

tambor m (plural tambores)

  1. drum

Portuguese[edit]

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tambor

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Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese atanbor, from Arabic طنبور (ṭunbūr).

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Noun[edit]

tambor m (plural tambores)

  1. (musical instruments) drum (a type of percussive musical instrument)
  2. drum (any hollow, cylindrical object)
  3. drum (a barrel or large cylindrical container for liquid transport and storage)
  4. cylinder (part of a revolver which contains chambers for rounds)
  5. tumbler (movable obstruction in a lock)
  6. the revolving drum of a concrete mixer
  7. (architecture) drum (any of the cylindrical blocks that make up the shaft of a pillar)
  8. (regional, South Brazil) cockpit (an enclosure for cockfights)

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Spanish[edit]

Noun[edit]

tambor m (plural tambores)

  1. drum
  2. drum-shaped piece, part or device

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