mridanga

[ mree-dahng-guh ]
/ mriˈdɑŋ gə /

noun

an ancient drum of India shaped like a long conical barrel with two tuned heads of different sizes.

Nearby words

  1. mre,
  2. mrem,
  3. mri,
  4. mria,
  5. mridang,
  6. mrm,
  7. mrna,
  8. mrp,
  9. mrs,
  10. mrs mop

Also mri·dan·gam [mree-dahng-guh m] /mriˈdɑŋ gəm/.

Origin of mridanga

First recorded in 1885–1900

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