Definitions for sarabandˈsær əˌbænd
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Random House Webster's College Dictionary
a stately Spanish dance, esp. of the 17th and 18th centuries.
music for or using the rhythm of this dance.
Origin of saraband:
1610–20; < F sarabande < Sp zarabanda
music composed for dancing the saraband
a stately court dance of the 17th and 18th centuries; in slow time
A slow Spanish dance of Saracenic origin, to an air in triple time; also, the air itself.
She has brought us the newest saraband from the court of Queen Mab. -Sir W. Scott.
Origin: sarabande, zarabanda, from serbend.
a slow Spanish dance of Saracenic origin, to an air in triple time; also, the air itself
Saraband is a 2003 Swedish drama film directed by Ingmar Bergman, and his final film. It was made for Swedish television, but released theatrically in a longer cut outside Sweden. Its United States theatrical release, with English subtitles, was in July 2005. The Swedish television version is 107 minutes, while theatrical releases run just under 2 hours. The story is a sequel to Bergman's Scenes from a Marriage, bringing back the characters of Johan and Marianne. It is a co-production of Sweden, Italy, Germany, Finland, Denmark, and Austria.
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