Definition, synonyms and picture of yembé


noun yembé

Translation: djembe

Definition of yembé in Spanish

Instrumento de percusión africano compuesto por una caja de resonancia de madera cubierta por un parche y montada sobre una base cilíndrica, que se toca con las manos.

Synonyms of yembé in Spanish

djembe, djembé, tam tam

Definition of yembé in English

Percussion instrument of African origin, consisting of a hollow, wooden body covered by a drum head and mounted on a cylindrical base, that is played with the hands.

Synonyms of yembé in English


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Percussion Instruments I

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