Definition of ocarina noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



BrE BrE//ˌɒkəˈriːnə//
; NAmE NAmE//ˌɑːkəˈriːnə//
Musical instruments
jump to other results
a small egg-shaped musical instrument that you blow into, with holes for the fingers See related entries: Musical instruments Word Originlate 19th cent.: from Italian, from oca ‘goose’ (from its shape).
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: ocarina