Guarnerius

noun
Guar·​ne·​ri·​us | \ gwär-ˈnir-ē-əs How to pronounce Guarnerius (audio) , -ˈner- \

Definition of Guarnerius

: a violin made by one of the Italian Guarneri family in the 17th and 18th centuries

First Known Use of Guarnerius

1866, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for Guarnerius

New Latin, from Italian Guarneri

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“Guarnerius.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Guarnerius. Accessed 29 May. 2020.

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