Definition of 'French horn'
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Used Rarely. French horn is in the lower 50% of commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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Translations for 'French horn'
British English: French horn /frɛntʃ hɔːn/ NOUN
A French horn is a musical instrument shaped like a long round metal tube with one wide end, which is played by blowing into it.
- American English: French horn
- Arabic: بُوْقٌ فَرَنسِيّ
- Brazilian Portuguese: trompa de pistons
- Chinese: 法国号
- Croatian: francuski rog
- Czech: lesní roh
- Danish: valdhorn
- Dutch: hoorn
- European Spanish: trompa de pistones
- Finnish: käyrätorvi
- French: cor d’harmonie
- German: Waldhorn
- Greek: γαλλικό κόρνο
- Italian: corno da caccia
- Japanese: フレンチホルン
- Korean: 프렌치혼
- Norwegian: valthorn
- Polish: waltornia
- European Portuguese: trompa de harmonia
- Romanian: corn francez
- Russian: валторна
- Spanish: corneta francesa
- Swedish: valthorn
- Thai: แตรทองเหลืองรูปร่างโค้งงอ
- Turkish: korno
- Ukrainian: валторна
- Vietnamese: kèn tây
Definition of French horn from the Collins English Dictionary
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