flügelhorn

noun
flü·​gel·​horn | \ ˈflü-gəl-ˌhȯrn How to pronounce flügelhorn (audio) , ˈflᵫ- How to pronounce flügelhorn (audio) \
variants: or fluegelhorn

Definition of flügelhorn

: a valved brass instrument resembling a cornet but having a larger bore

Other Words from flügelhorn

flügelhornist \ ˈflü-​gəl-​ˌhȯr-​nist How to pronounce flügelhornist (audio) , ˈflᵫ-​ \ noun

First Known Use of flügelhorn

1854, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for flügelhorn

German, from Flügel wing, flank + Horn horn; from its use to signal the flanking drivers in a battue

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