zampogna

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Italian.

Noun[edit]

zampogna (plural zampognas)

  1. A kind of Italian double-chantered bagpipe.
    • 1975, Francis M. Collinson, The bagpipe: the history of a musical instrument (page 188)
      The musician on the left is playing the zampogna, a bagpipe with two chanters and two drones. The zampogna is thought to be the bag-provided descendant of the ancient mouth-blown divergent pipes of the Romans, known as the tibia.

Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin symphōnia, from Ancient Greek συμφωνία (sumphōnía).

Noun[edit]

zampogna f (plural zampogne)

  1. (music) bagpipes

Verb[edit]

zampogna

  1. third-person singular present indicative of zampognare
  2. second-person singular imperative of zampognare