Tenor

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See also: tenor, tenór, and ténor

German[edit]

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Etymology 1[edit]

From Middle High German tenōr, from Italian tenore, from Latin tenor.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /teˈnoːr/, [teˈnoːɐ̯], [teˈnoːr]

Noun[edit]

Tenor m (genitive Tenors, plural Tenöre or Tenore)

  1. (music) tenor
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Latin tenor.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈteːnoːr/, [ˈteːnoːɐ̯], [ˈteːnoːr]

Noun[edit]

Tenor m (genitive Tenors, no plural)

  1. essence of argumentation, tenor (tone, as of a conversation)
  2. (law) operative part of a court order
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