Origin of opry
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Examples from the Web for opry
That was such an exciting day, to be able to shoot that scene where we performed at the Opry.Emmys 2013: Connie Britton Picks Her Favorite ‘Nashville’ Moments
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Word Origin and History for opry
1914, U.S. dialectal pronunciation of opera. Especially in Grand Ole Opry, a radio broadcast of country music from Nashville, registered as a proprietary name 1950.
Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper