- a lute of northern India, played with a bow.
Origin of sarod
1860–65; < Hindi < Persian
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Examples from the Web for sarod
Sarod, with bow; a Hindu instrument with four catgut-strings, and underneath them five thin strings of brass.Musical Myths and Facts, Volume I (of 2)
- an Indian stringed musical instrument that may be played with a bow or plucked
C19: from Hindi