Welsh harp

noun

Definition of Welsh harp

: a large triple harp with two rows of strings tuned diatonically in unison and the third row supplying the chromatic sharps and flats

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First Known Use of Welsh harp

1869, in the meaning defined above

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“Welsh harp.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Welsh%20harp. Accessed 26 Oct. 2020.

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