forlana

noun
for·​la·​na | \ fȯrˈlänä, -nə \
variants: or less commonly furlana \ fürˈ-​ \
plural forlane\ -​(ˌ)nā \ or forlanas

Definition of forlana

1 : a lively old Italian dance in ⁶/₈ or ⁶/₄ time
2 : the music for a forlana

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History and Etymology for forlana

Italian, from feminine of forlano, furlano, adjective, variant of friulano Friulian, from Friuli, former duchy in northeastern Italy

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“Forlana.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/forlana. Accessed 25 Jun. 2022.

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