theorbo

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Italian tiorba, from Turkish torba.[1]

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Noun[edit]

theorbo (plural theorbos)

  1. (music) A baroque, double-necked lute having an extra set of open bass strings.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "theorbo." Encarta World English Dictionary [North American Edition]. 2008.