Definition for tablas (2 of 2)
Origin of tabla
Examples from the Web for tablas
The island of Donblon lies between Çibuyan and the island of Tablas.
Roofs are transverse beams (vigas), which in turn hold small cross branches (savinos) or planks (tablas).The Penitente Moradas of Abiqui|Richard E. Ahlborn
Tablas, in the Spanish tables, probably the game of draughts.The Boy's Book of Heroes|Helena Peake
About two leagues from the island of Tablas—or, as it is also called, Osigan—lies the island of Simara.
British Dictionary definitions for tablas
Word Origin for tabla
Word Origin and History for tablas
pair of drums used in northern Indian music, 1865, from Hindi, from Arabic tabl "a drum played with the hand."