Definition of


  1. (noun, artifact) a small drum with one head of soft calfskin

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Synonyms of Tabor


Alternate forms of Tabor

Hypernyms: drum, membranophone, tympan

Origin of the word Tabor

  1. "small drum resembling a tamborine," late 13c., from O.Fr. tabour, tabur "drum" (11c.), probably from Pers. tabir "drum," but evolution of sense and form are uncertain. Related to tambourine. more

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