Small drum used by minstrels as an accompaniment to other musicians. It was an instrument which required little skill but keeping time. It could also be used in conjunction with a fife, played by the same person. [?< tabira = Persian drum]

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  • Tábor — Tábor …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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  • tabor — tȃbor m DEFINICIJA 1. pov. a. otvoren prostor na kojem se privremeno prebiva (ob. vojska); bivak b. na takvu mjestu podignut logor [rimski tabor] 2. pren. a. jedna od zaraćenih ili suprotstavljenih strana ili sila [prijeći u neprijateljski tabor] …   Hrvatski jezični portal

  • TABOR — (Czech Tábor), town in S. Bohemia, Czech Republic. Its hussite founders named it after Mount Tabor in Ereẓ Israel. The first information about Jews there dates from 1572, when a Christian house owner was punished for harboring Jews. A plot for a… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • tabor — ● tabor nom masculin (arabe du Maroc) Corps de troupes marocain, formé de plusieurs goums et équivalant à un bataillon d infanterie. Tabor (mont). V. Thabor. Thabor ou Tabor (mont) montagne de Galilée (Israël), à l O. du Jourdain; 588 m …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Tabor — Tabor, IA U.S. city in Iowa Population (2000): 993 Housing Units (2000): 416 Land area (2000): 1.277398 sq. miles (3.308445 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 1.277398 sq. miles (3.308445 sq. km)… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • TABOR — TABOR, OU THABOR.     Montagne fameuse dans la Judée; ce nom entre souvent dans le discours familier. Il est faux que cette montagne ait une lieue et demie d élévation au dessus de la plaine, comme le disent plusieurs dictionnaires; il n y a… …   Dictionnaire philosophique de Voltaire

  • Tabor — Ta bor, n. [OF. tabor, tabour, F. tambour; cf. Pr. tabor, tanbor, Sp. & Pg. tambor, atambor, It. tamburo; all fr. Ar. & Per. tamb?r a kind of lute, or giutar, or Per. tab[=i]r a drum. Cf. {Tabouret}, {Tambour}.] (Mus.) A small drum used as an… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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