vielle

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See also: viellé

English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Old French viele, vielle. Doublet of viola.

Vielle

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Noun[edit]

vielle (plural vielles)

  1. (music) A medieval stringed instrument similar to a violin.
  2. (music) The hurdy-gurdy.

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Compare Old Occitan viola (modern Occitan viula). Possibly ultimately from Medieval Latin vitula. Compare also Italian and Portuguese viola, Spanish vihuela. Compare the doublet viole, borrowed from the Old Occitan. See also English fiddle.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

vielle f (plural vielles)

  1. (music) vielle, hurdy-gurdy

Verb[edit]

vielle

  1. inflection of vieller:
    1. first/third-person singular present indicative/subjunctive
    2. second-person singular imperative

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Italian[edit]

Noun[edit]

vielle f

  1. plural of viella

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Adjective[edit]

vielle

  1. feminine singular of viar

Old French[edit]

Adjective[edit]

vielle f

  1. nominative/oblique feminine singular of viel