bouzouki
noun (plural -kis; also bouzoukia) Etymology: New Greek mpouzouki Date: 1952 a long-necked stringed instrument of Greek origin that resembles a mandolin

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  • bouzouki — [bo͞o zo͞o′kē] n. [ModGr mpouzouki, prob. < Turk] a stringed musical instrument of Greece, somewhat like a mandolin, used to accompany folk dances and singers …   English World dictionary

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  • Bouzouki — Griechische Bouzouki Die Bouzouki (το μπουζούκι) ist ein Langhalslauten Instrument, das hauptsächlich in der griechischen Musik Verwendung findet. In Abgrenzung von der irischen Bouzouki wird das Instrument auch als griechische Bouzouki… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • bouzouki — /boo zooh kee/, n., pl. bouzoukis, bouzoukia / kee euh/. n. a long necked, fretted lute of modern Greece. Also, bousouki, buzuki. [1950 55; < ModGk mpouzoúki; Turk bozuk (broken, ruined, depraved; cf. BASHI BAZOUK) or büzük (constricted,… …   Universalium

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  • bouzouki — ● buzuki ou bouzouki nom masculin (grec moderne bouzouki, du turc) Luth grec à long manche …   Encyclopédie Universelle

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  • bouzouki —    (boo ZOO kee) [Modern Greek, from Turkish] A modern Greek stringed instrument similar to a lute, with a long neck and fretted fingerboard.    We found a Greek nightclub with live bouzouki music and the added attraction of good food …   Dictionary of foreign words and phrases

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