what is difference between barcarole and barcarolle
Borrowed from French barcarolle, from Venetian barcaroƚa (“song sung by a boatman”), from barca (“bark, barge, boat”), ultimately from Egyptian bꜣjr (“transport ship; type of fish”).
- (Received Pronunciation) IPA(key): /ˈbɑːkəɹəʊl/, /ˌbɑːkəˈɹəʊl/
- (General American) IPA(key): /ˈbɑɹkəˌɹoʊl/
- Rhymes: -əʊl (one pronunciation)
- Hyphenation: bar‧ca‧role
barcarole (plural barcaroles)
- (music) A Venetian folk song traditionally sung by gondoliers, often in 6⁄8 or 12⁄8 time with alternating strong and weak beats imitating a rowing motion. [from late 18th c.]
- (music) A piece of music composed in imitation of such a song. [from late 18th c.]
- “barcarole”, in Merriam–Webster Online Dictionary.
- barcarolle on Wikipedia.Wikipedia
- plural of barcarola
barcarolle (plural barcarolles)
- Alternative spelling of barcarole.
- IPA(key): /baʁ.ka.ʁɔl/
barcarolle f (plural barcarolles)