Sifflet

noun Sif·flet \ˈsifˌflə̄t\
variants: less commonly

Sifflöt

Definition of Sifflet

plural

Sifflets

also

Sifflöts

  1. :  an organ flute stop usually of 1′ pitch with a whistling tone

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Origin and Etymology of sifflet

German, probably modification (influenced by flöte flute) of French sifflet whistle, from Middle French, from siffler to whistle + -et — more at blockflöte


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