viola da gamba

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English[edit]

Woman playing a viola de gamba.

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Italian viola da gamba (viol for the leg)

Noun[edit]

viola da gamba (plural viola da gambas or viole da gamba)

  1. (music) Synonym of viol

Derived terms[edit]

  • gambist (one who performs on a viola da gamba)

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Italian[edit]

Noun[edit]

viola da gamba f (plural viole da gamba)

  1. (music) viola da gamba