Pavane Definition Pronunciation
Pavane of Middle French, Italian dialect pavana, feminine pavano of Padua, pava (Tuscan Padua) Padua He taught her gavotte, pavane and many other dances, playing bars on an old violin. Very fine was the bow he made when he said: “Miss, may I ask the honor of your hand for the Pavane? These sample sentences are automatically selected from various online information sources to reflect the current use of the word “pavane”. The views expressed in the examples do not represent the views of Merriam-Webster or its editors. Send us your feedback. Then Pavane Gavotte followed and Sarabande and the more modern minuet, and the ball was very bright and cheerful. He was delighted to find her in such a winning mood that he suggested a pavane. Find out which words work together and create more natural English with the Oxford Collocations Dictionary app. Find the answers online with Practical English Usage, your go-to guide to problems in English. I have often seen her dance the Pavane of Spain, which must be performed with the greatest majesty and grace. Join our community to access the latest language learning tips and assessment from Oxford University Press!.