Janko keyboard

noun
Jan·​ko keyboard | \ ˈyäŋ(ˌ)kō- \

Definition of Janko keyboard

: a pianoforte keyboard invented in 1882 consisting of six rows of keys with three digitals to each note, those of each row being as whole-step intervals

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History and Etymology for Janko keyboard

after Paul von Jankó †1919 Hungarian pianist

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“Janko keyboard.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Janko%20keyboard. Accessed 19 May. 2022.

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