Albumblatt

noun Al·bum·blatt \ˈäl-bəm-ˌblät, ˈal-bəm-ˌblat\

Definition of Albumblatt

plural

Albumblätter

\ˈäl-bəm-ˌble-tər, ˈal-\ or

Albumblatts

  1. :  a short instrumental composition usually for piano

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Origin and Etymology of albumblatt

German, literally, album leaf, from album (from Latin) + blatt leaf, from Old High German blat — more at blade


First Known Use: 1873


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