Fa`ran`dole" (?), n. [F. farandole, Pr. farandoulo.]

A rapid dance in six- eight time in which a large number join hands and dance in various figures, sometimes moving from room to room. It originated in Provence.

I have pictured them dancing a sort of farandole.
W. D. Howells.


© Webster 1913

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