- a Ukrainian stringed instrument of the lute family.
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
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