farandole

noun far·an·dole \ ˈfer-ən-ˌdōl , ˈfa-rən- \

Definition of farandole

1 : a lively Provençal dance in which men and women hold hands, form a chain, and follow a leader through a serpentine course
2 : music in sextuple time for a farandole

Origin and Etymology of farandole

French farandole, from Occitan farandoulo


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