canzone

noun
can·​zo·​ne | \ kan-ˈzō-nē , känt-ˈsō-(ˌ)nā \
plural canzones\ kan-​ˈzō-​nēz , känt-​ˈsō-​(ˌ)nāz \ or canzoni\ kan-​ˈzō-​nē , känt-​ˈsō-​nē \

Definition of canzone

1 : a medieval Italian or Provençal lyric poem
2 : the musical setting of a canzone

First Known Use of canzone

1589, in the meaning defined at sense 1

History and Etymology for canzone

Italian, from Latin cantion-, cantio song, from canere to sing — more at chant

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