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nyckelharpa

[nik-uh l-hahr-puh]
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noun
  1. an old-time Swedish stringed musical instrument, similar to the hurdy-gurdy but sounded with a bow instead of a wheel.
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Origin of nyckelharpa

< Swedish, equivalent to nyckel fret + harpa harp
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