villancico

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Spanish villancico, from villano (peasant), from Medieval Latin vīllānus (villager).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (UK) IPA(key): /ˌviːjanˈsiːkəʊ/, /ˌviːjanˈθiːkəʊ/
  • (US) IPA(key): /ˌviljənˈsikoʊ/, /ˌviljənˈθikoʊ/
  • Rhymes: -iːkəʊ

Noun[edit]

villancico (plural villancicos)

  1. (music, poetry) A traditonal Spanish (or Portuguese) folk song with short stanzas and a refrain; now especially common as a Christmas carol.

Translations[edit]


Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Spanish villancico, from villano (peasant), from Medieval Latin vīllānus (villager).

Pronunciation[edit]

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Noun[edit]

villancico m (plural villancicos or villancico)

  1. (music, poetry) villancico (traditional Spanish or Portuguese folk song)

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From villano (peasant), from Medieval Latin vīllānus (villager).

Pronunciation[edit]

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  • (Castilian) IPA(key): /biʎanˈθiko/, [biʎãn̟ˈθiko]
  • (Latin America) IPA(key): /biɟ͡ʝanˈsiko/, [biʝãnˈsiko]
  • Rhymes: -iko
  • Hyphenation: vi‧llan‧ci‧co

Noun[edit]

villancico m (plural villancicos)

  1. (music, poetry) villancico (traditional Spanish or Portuguese folk song)
  2. (by extension, music) Christmas carol

Descendants[edit]