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Spanish Word of the Day: Zanfonía/zanfona

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Instrumentos musicales antiguos

Spanish Vocabulary Builder 1/1/2011
Word: Zanfonía/zanfona
(zan-fo-NÍ-a), sustantivo femenino.
English: Hurdy gurdy
Etymology: Del latín symphonia
Meaning: Instrumento musical de cuerda, que se toca haciendo dar vueltas con un manubrio a un cilindro armado de púas.
Topic:Instrumentos musicales antiguos

El primero, que porta una guitarra -preferiblemente una zanfona- rompe a recitar, al mismo tiempo que cae sobre ellos la luz, el siguiente romance aparecido en "La Flaca"