vihuela

noun

an obsolete plucked stringed instrument of Spain, related to the guitar

Nearby words

  1. vigoureux printing,
  2. vigrid,
  3. vigée-lebrun,
  4. vigée-lebrun, élisabeth,
  5. vihara,
  6. viipuri,
  7. vijayawada,
  8. viki,
  9. viking,
  10. viking spacecraft

Word Origin for vihuela

from Spanish

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Examples from the Web for vihuela

  • Certainly—a jolly, excellent companion, who was continually strumming the vihuela.

    The Indian Chief|Gustave Aimard