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Definitions for habanera
ˌhɑ bəˈnɛər ə or, often, -ˈnyɛər əha·baner·a

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. habaneranoun

    music composed in duple time for dancing the habanera

  2. habaneranoun

    a Cuban dance in duple time

Wiktionary

  1. habaneranoun

    A style of music from Cuba.

  2. habaneranoun

    A dance performed to this music.

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  1. Habanera

    Habanera is the popular name for the aria "L'amour est un oiseau rebelle" from Georges Bizet's 1875 opera Carmen. It is the entrance aria of the title character, a mezzo-soprano role, in scene 5 of the first act. The vocal range covers D4 to F♯5 with a tessitura from D4 to D5. The score of this aria was adapted from the habanera "El Arreglito", originally composed by the Spanish musician Sebastián Yradier. Bizet thought it to be a folk song; when others told him he had used something that had been written by a composer who had died only ten years earlier, he had to add a note to the vocal score of Carmen, acknowledging its source. The French libretto was written by Henri Meilhac and Ludovic Halévy. It is based on a descending chromatic scale followed by variants of the same phrase in first the minor and then the major key, corresponding to the vicissitudes of love expressed in the lyrics.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of habanera in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of habanera in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

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