cembal d'amore

cem·​bal d'a·​mo·​re | \ ˈchemˌbäldəˈmōrē, ˈchām- \
plural cembali d'amore\ -​bə(ˌ)lēdə-​ \

Definition of cembal d'amore

: a clavichord with double-length strings

History and Etymology for cembal d'amore

Italian, literally, clavichord of love

Love words?

You must — there are over 200,000 words in our free online dictionary, but you are looking for one that’s only in the Merriam-Webster Unabridged Dictionary.

Start your free trial today and get unlimited access to America's largest dictionary, with:

  • More than 250,000 words that aren't in our free dictionary
  • Expanded definitions, etymologies, and usage notes
  • Advanced search features
  • Ad free!

Learn More About cembal d'amore

Dictionary Entries Near cembal d'amore


cembal d'amore


See More Nearby Entries 

Statistics for cembal d'amore

Cite this Entry

“Cembal d'amore.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/cembal%20d%27amore. Accessed 24 Sep. 2022.

Style: MLA
MLACheck Mark Icon ChicagoCheck Mark Icon APACheck Mark Icon Merriam-WebsterCheck Mark Icon

Test Your Vocabulary

Odd Habits and Quirks

  • image1926873504
  • Which of the following best describes an easily irritated person?
Spell It

Can you spell these 10 commonly misspelled words?

Universal Daily Crossword

A daily challenge for crossword fanatics.

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!