Aida trumpet

noun

Ai·​da trumpet
ä-ˈē-də-
: a long straight trumpet

Word History

Etymology

after Aida, opera by Giuseppe Verdi †1901 Italian composer, for which it was designed

First Known Use

1921, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of Aida trumpet was in 1921

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“Aida trumpet.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Aida%20trumpet. Accessed 29 Jan. 2023.

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