tambor

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See also: tambôr

Bourguignon[edit]

Noun[edit]

tambor m (plural tambors)

  1. drum

Catalan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Andalusian Arabic تابول(ṭabbūl), hypocorism/diminutive of Arabic طُنْبُور(ṭunbūr); see Persian طبل‎(drum).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

tambor m (plural tambors)

  1. drum

Galician[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Galician and Old Portuguese atambor (Moor drum), from Arabic الطُنْبُور(aṭ-ṭunbūr); see Persian طبل‎(drum).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

tambor m (plural tambores)

  1. drum (percussive musical instrument)
    Synonym: caixa
  2. drum (any hollow, cylindrical object)
  3. hood (device to suck away smokes and fumes)
  4. cylinder (part of a revolver which contains chambers for rounds)

References[edit]

  • atambor” in Dicionario de Dicionarios do galego medieval, SLI - ILGA 2006-2012.
  • atambor” in Xavier Varela Barreiro & Xavier Gómez Guinovart: Corpus Xelmírez - Corpus lingüístico da Galicia medieval. SLI / Grupo TALG / ILG, 2006-2016.
  • atanbor” in Xavier Varela Barreiro & Xavier Gómez Guinovart: Corpus Xelmírez - Corpus lingüístico da Galicia medieval. SLI / Grupo TALG / ILG, 2006-2016.
  • tambor” in Dicionario de Dicionarios da lingua galega, SLI - ILGA 2006-2013.
  • tambor” in Tesouro informatizado da lingua galega. Santiago: ILG.
  • tambor” in Álvarez, Rosario (coord.): Tesouro do léxico patrimonial galego e portugués, Santiago de Compostela: Instituto da Lingua Galega.

Portuguese[edit]

Portuguese Wikipedia has an article on:
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tambor

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese atanbor, from Arabic الطُنْبُور(aṭ-ṭunbūr); cognate to Persian طبل‎(drum), Spanish tambor and Galician tambor.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

tambor m (plural tambores)

  1. (music) drum (a type of percussive musical instrument)
    Hyponyms: bongô, caixa, sarol, tamborim, tarol, tímpano, tom-tom
  2. drum (any hollow, cylindrical object)
    1. drum (a barrel or large cylindrical container for liquids)
      Synonym: tonel
    2. (firearms) cylinder (part of a revolver which contains chambers for rounds)
      Synonym: cilindro
    3. tumbler (movable obstruction in a lock)
    4. the revolving drum of a concrete mixer
  3. (architecture) drum (any of the cylindrical blocks that make up the shaft of a pillar)
  4. (South Brazil) cockpit (an enclosure for cockfights)

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Spanish[edit]

Spanish Wikipedia has an article on:
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Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Andalusian Arabic تابول(ṭabbūl), hypocorism/diminutive of Arabic طُنْبُور(ṭunbūr); see Persian طبل‎(drum).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ta̠mˈβ̞o̞ɾ], [ta̠mˈbo̞ɾ]

Noun[edit]

tambor m (plural tambores)

  1. drum
  2. drum-shaped piece, part or device
  3. (architecture) drum (wall that supports a dome)

Derived terms[edit]

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