Origin of clavichord
OTHER WORDS FROM clavichordclav·i·chord·ist, noun
Words nearby clavichord
How to use clavichord in a sentence
Reischach led the newcomer to the clavichord in the panelled room, and the company gathered near the garden-door to listen.
There is a clavichord in the panelled room, and we will leave the garden door open in order to hear the music.
From Austria the "clavichord" as it was usually called in those days (because it had "craves" or keys) went to Italy.The Story of Mankind|Hendrik van Loon
The Italians called an instrument with a 'jack' action like the virginal by the name clavichord.Shakespeare and Music|Edward W. Naylor
The clavichord followed in due course, and by a rapid process of development regals, organs, and virginals evolved.Chats on Household Curios|Fred W. Burgess