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



BrE BrE//ˈteɪbə(r)//
; NAmE NAmE//ˈteɪbər//
Musical instruments
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a musical instrument like a small drum, used in the past See related entries: Musical instruments Word OriginMiddle English: from Old French tabour ‘drum’; perhaps related to Persian tabīra ‘drum’. Compare with tambour.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: tabor