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soprano

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From Italian, from Latin superanus, adjective from preposition super (la).

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soprano (plural sopranos or soprani or sopranoes)

  1. Musical part or section higher in pitch than alto and other sections.
  2. Person or instrument that performs the soprano part.

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soprano m (plural sopranos)

  1. soprano

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EtymologyEdit

From Vulgar Latin *superānus, from Latin super. Also from *superānus: Italian sovrano.

NounEdit

soprano m (plural soprani)

  1. a singer, commonly a woman, with a register higher than alto and the rest of the parts: soprano leggero, soprano lirico
  2. the upper part in harmony for mixed voices: parte di soprano
  3. instrument that performs the soprano part: flauto soprano

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EtymologyEdit

From English soprano, from Italian soprano, from Vulgar Latin *superānus, from Latin super.

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soprano m (plural sopranos)

  1. (music) soprano

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soprano m (plural sopranos, feminine soprano)

  1. soprano (singer)

soprano m (plural sopranos)

  1. soprano (pitch)