colindă

RomanianEdit

Alternative formsEdit

  • colind, corindă

EtymologyEdit

From Slavic kolęda, itself from Latin calendae. The Latin word probably left a lost or unattested Romanian word *cărinde (cf. related word cărindar), which influenced or became crossed with the Slavic-derived version to make the variant form corindă.

NounEdit

colindă f (plural colinde)

  1. Christmas carol

Derived termsEdit

Last modified on 8 August 2011, at 14:57