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EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from French cor anglais (literally English horn), calqued from a misunderstanding of Middle High German engellisches horn (angelic horn), from the resemblance of the instrument to horns played by angels as depicted in the Middle Ages.

PronunciationEdit

  • (Tokyo) ーラングレ [kòóráꜜǹgùrè] (Nakadaka – [3])
  • IPA(key): [ko̞ːɾã̠ŋɡɯ̟ᵝɾe̞]

NounEdit

コーラングレ (rōmaji kōrangure)

  1. (music) cor anglais, English horn (type of woodwind instrument)

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