viola d'amore

noun vi·o·la d'a·mo·re \ vē-ˌō-lə-də-ˈmȯr-ē , -(ˌ)ā \

Definition of viola d'amore

plural violas d'amore or viole d'amore \vē-ˌō-(ˌ)lā-\
:a tenor viol having usually seven gut and seven wire strings

Origin and Etymology of viola d'amore

Italian, viol of love


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