pantaleon

noun pan·tal·e·on \pan‧ˈtalēˌän\
variants: less commonly

pantalon

\ˈpantəˌlän\

Definition of pantaleon

plural

-s

  1. :  a large dulcimer invented about 1700 having from 100 to 250 gut and metal strings struck with wooden mallets

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Origin and Etymology of pantaleon

German pantalon, pantaleon, from Pantaleon Hebenstreit †1750 German musician, its inventor


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