veena
variant of vina

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Veena — may refer to one of several Indian plucked instruments: With frets Rudra veena, plucked string instrument used in Hindustani music Saraswati veena, plucked string instrument used in Carnatic music Fretless Vichitra veena, plucked string… …   Wikipedia

  • Veena — o vina, se puede referir a varios instrumentos cordófonos: Con trastes Rudra veena, cordófono usado en música clásica indostaní Saraswati veena, cordófono usado en música carnática Sin trastes Vichitra veena, cordófono usado en música clásica… …   Wikipedia Español

  • veena — [vē′nä΄] n. alt. sp. of VINA …   English World dictionary

  • Veena — Göttin Saraswati mit einer Vina. Ihre rechte Hand zeigt die Symbolgeste der Erklärung und Übermittlung der Lehre Vina (Hindi: वीणा, vīṇā) bezeichnet eine Gruppe aus altindischer Zeit stammender Saiteninstrumente, von denen heute vor allem zwei… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • veena — /vee neuh/, n. vina. * * * …   Universalium

  • veena — noun A plucked stringed instrument used mostly in Carnatic Indian classical music …   Wiktionary

  • veena — Inglish (Indian English) Dictionary a string instrument like the lute …   English dialects glossary

  • veena — [ vi:nə] (also vina) noun an Indian stringed instrument, with four main and three auxiliary strings. Origin from Sanskrit vīṇā …   English new terms dictionary

  • veena — vee·na …   English syllables

  • veena — ˈvēnə noun ( s) : vina …   Useful english dictionary

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”