bandore

play
noun ban·dore \ˈban-ˌdȯr\
variants: or

bandora

play \ban-ˈdȯr-ə\

Definition of bandore

  1. :  a bass stringed instrument resembling a guitar

Origin and Etymology of bandore

Spanish bandurria or Portuguese bandurra, from Late Latin pandura 3-stringed lute, from Greek pandoura


First Known Use: 1566

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