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a carillon tower

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from French carillon.

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NounEdit

carillon (plural carillons)

  1. (music) A set of bells, often in a bell tower, sometimes operated by means of a keyboard (manual or pedal), originating from the Low Countries.
  2. A tune adapted to be played by musical bells.

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DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from French carillon.

PronunciationEdit

  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: ca‧ril‧lon

NounEdit

carillon n, m (plural carillons, diminutive carillonnetje n)

  1. carillon

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FrenchEdit

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EtymologyEdit

From Old French quarrillon, from Late Latin *quadrinio, from quaterniō (group of four things).

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NounEdit

carillon m (plural carillons)

  1. carillon (set of bells, often in a bell tower)

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ItalianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from French carillon.

NounEdit

carillon m (invariable)

  1. musical box
  2. carillon

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