[adjective kawr-uh l, kohr-; noun kuh-ral, kaw-, koh-, kawr-uh l, kohr-]
Origin of choral
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Examples from the Web for choral
Three other members of the choral company were there already.The Christian
Greatly must they rejoice when they see their beautiful child in the choral dance.
They were, like most Spartan choral dances, renowned for their graceful rhythms.Museum of Antiquity
L. W. Yaggy
It was among the first of the London churches to have a choral service.Chelsea
G. E. (Geraldine Edith) Mitton
There is a choral moment from the English horn, the 131 bassoons, and a clarinet.Contemporary American Composers
- relating to, sung by, or designed for a chorus or choir
- a variant spelling of chorale
Word Origin and History for choral
1580s, from Middle French choral or directly from Medieval Latin choralis "belonging to a chorus or choir," from Latin chorus (see chorus).
Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper