napolitana

noun na·po·li·ta·na \nəˌpōləˈtänə\
variants: less commonly

napoletana

\nəˌpōləˈtänə\

Definition of napolitana

plural

-s

  1. :  a simple madrigal originating in 16th century Naples and similar to the villanella in style

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Origin and Etymology of napolitana

Italian, from feminine of napolitano, napoletano Neapolitan, from Latin Neapolitanus — more at neapolitan


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