What does baritone mean?

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ˈbær ɪˌtoʊnbari·tone

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. baritone, barytone(noun)

    a male singer

  2. baritone, baritone voice(noun)

    the second lowest adult male singing voice

  3. baritone, baritone horn(adj)

    the second lowest brass wind instrument

  4. baritone(adj)

    lower in range than tenor and higher than bass

    "a baritone voice"; "baritone oboe"


  1. baritone(Noun)

    The male voice between tenor and bass

  2. baritone(Noun)

    The musical range between tenor and bass

  3. baritone(Noun)

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

  4. baritone(Noun)

    Specifically, a brass instrument similar to the euphonium.

  5. Origin: From βαρύτονος, from βαρύς + τόνος.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Baritone

    see Barytone

  2. Baritone(adj)

    grave and deep, as a kind of male voice

  3. Baritone(adj)

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

  4. Baritone(noun)

    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. Baritone(noun)

    a person having a voice of such range

  6. Baritone(noun)

    the viola di gamba, now entirely disused

  7. Baritone(noun)

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


  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.

Anagrams for baritone »

  1. beration, borinate, obtainer, reobtain

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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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