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bandura

[ban-doo r-uh]
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noun
  1. a Ukrainian stringed instrument of the lute family.
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Origin of bandura

< Ukrainian bandúra, probably < Polish < Italian < Greek pandoûra. See bandore
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  • Sometimes a wandering minstrel sang these for him, accompanying himself on the bandura.

    Russia: Its People and Its Literature

    Emilia Pardo Bazán