Fiddle
(FI-dul)


[Eng.]


  1. A name for the violin, especially when used to perform folk music.

    See also [Eng.] fiddle; [Fr.] viele (f); [Fr.] vielle (f); [Fr.] violon rustique (m); [Ger.] Fiedel (f); [Ger.] Fidel (f); [It.] viella (f).

  2. A medieval instrument that is related to and somewhat resembles the modern violin.


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