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bodhran

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noun bodh·ran \ˈbȯ-(ˌ)rän, -rən\

Definition of bodhran

  1. :  a shallow handheld Irish drum



Origin and Etymology of bodhran

Irish bodhrán


First Known Use: 1972


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