Italian, from Latin cantion-, cantio song, from canere to sing — more at chant
1589, in the meaning defined at sense 1
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“Canzone.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/canzone. Accessed 8 Feb. 2023.
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