Savoyard

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noun Sa·voy·ard \sə-ˈvȯi-ˌärd, ˌsa-ˌvȯi-ˈärd, ˌsav-ˌwä-ˈyär(d)\

Definition of Savoyard

  1. :  a devotee, performer, or producer of the comic operas of W. S. Gilbert and A. S. Sullivan

Origin and Etymology of savoyard

Savoy Theater, London, built for the presentation of Gilbert and Sullivan operas

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