Definition, synonyms and picture of kalimba


noun kalimba

Translation: kalimba

Definition of kalimba in Spanish

Instrumento de percusión africano compuesto por una caja de resonancia y un juego de láminas de caña o metal fijas a esta por un extremo que se pulsan con los dedos.

Synonyms of kalimba in Spanish

mambira, mbira, sanza

Definition of kalimba in English

Percussion instrument of African origin that consists of a hollow body with metal or bamboo keys attached to one end and is played by plucking the keys with the thumbs.

Synonyms of kalimba in English


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