What does baritone mean?

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ˈbær ɪˌtoʊnbari·tone

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. baritone, barytonenoun

    a male singer

  2. baritone, baritone voicenoun

    the second lowest adult male singing voice

  3. baritone, baritone hornadjective

    the second lowest brass wind instrument

  4. baritoneadjective

    lower in range than tenor and higher than bass

    "a baritone voice"; "baritone oboe"

Wiktionary

  1. baritonenoun

    The male voice between tenor and bass

    Etymology: From βαρύτονος, from βαρύς + τόνος.

  2. baritonenoun

    The musical range between tenor and bass

    Etymology: From βαρύτονος, from βαρύς + τόνος.

  3. baritonenoun

    A person, instrument, or group that performs in the range between tenor and bass

    Etymology: From βαρύτονος, from βαρύς + τόνος.

  4. baritonenoun

    Specifically, a brass instrument similar to the euphonium.

    Etymology: From βαρύτονος, from βαρύς + τόνος.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Baritone

    see Barytone

  2. Baritoneadjective

    grave and deep, as a kind of male voice

  3. Baritoneadjective

    not marked with an accent on the last syllable, the grave accent being understood

  4. Baritonenoun

    a male voice, the compass of which partakes of the common bass and the tenor, but which does not descend as low as the one, nor rise as high as the other

  5. Baritonenoun

    a person having a voice of such range

  6. Baritonenoun

    the viola di gamba, now entirely disused

  7. Baritonenoun

    a word which has no accent marked on the last syllable, the grave accent being understood

Freebase

  1. Baritone

    A baritone is a type of classical male singing voice whose vocal range lies between the bass and the tenor voice types. It is the most common male voice. Originally from the Greek βαρύτονος, meaning deep sounding, music for this voice is typically written in the range from the second F below middle C to the F above middle C in choral music, and from the second G below middle C to the G above middle C

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Baritone

    bar′i-tōn. Same as Barytone.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of baritone in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of baritone in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

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