flugelhorn 1854, from Ger. flügelhorn, from flügel "wing" + horn "horn."

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  • flugelhorn — flugelhorn, flugelhorn fl[ u]gelhorn[from German fl[ u]gelhorn.] n. a brass wind instrument resembling a cornet but with a wider bore, and having three valves. Syn: fluegelhorn. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Flügelhorn — Flügelhorn, so v.w. Signalhorn …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Flügelhorn — Flügelhorn, s. Bügelhorn …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • Flügelhorn — Flügelhorn, Signalhorn, s. Buglehorn …   Kleines Konversations-Lexikon

  • Flügelhorn — Flügelhorn, s. Buglehorn …   Herders Conversations-Lexikon

  • flügelhorn — s.n. v. fligorn. Trimis de LauraGellner, 13.09.2007. Sursa: DN …   Dicționar Român

  • flugelhorn — ► NOUN ▪ a valved brass musical instrument like a cornet but with a broader tone. ORIGIN German, from Flügel wing + Horn horn …   English terms dictionary

  • Flugelhorn — Infobox Instrument color1=#FFD700 color2=#FFEC8B name=Flugelhorn classification= *Wind *Brass *Aerophone range=(as written, not sounding) related= * Trumpet * Cornet * Bass Trumpet articles=The flugelhorn (also spelled fluegelhorn or flügelhorn)… …   Wikipedia

  • Flügelhorn — Vorlage:Infobox Musikinstrument/Wartung/Parameter Klangbeispiel fehlt Flügelhorn engl.: Flugelhorn …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • flügelhorn — flügelhornist, flugelhornist, fluegelhornist, n. /flooh geuhl hawrn /; Ger. /flyuu geuhl hawrddn /, n. a brass wind instrument with three valves, usually pitched in B flat and used esp. in military bands. Also, flugelhorn, fluegelhorn. [1850 55;… …   Universalium

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