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  1. saltarello(Noun)

    A lively medieval Italian dance with a leaping step.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Saltarello(noun)

    a popular Italian dance in quick 3-4 or 6-8 time, running mostly in triplets, but with a hop step at the beginning of each measure. See Tarantella

  2. Origin: [It., fr. L. saltare to jump.]


  1. Saltarello

    The saltarello was a lively, merry dance first mentioned in Naples during the 14th century. The music survives, but no early instructions for the actual dance are known. It was played in a fast triple meter and is named for its peculiar leaping step, after the Italian verb saltare.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Saltarello

    sal-ta-rel′ō, n. a lively Italian dance in triple time, diversified with skips, for a single couple—also the music for such: an old form of round dance. [It.,—L. saltāre, to dance.]


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of saltarello in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of saltarello in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

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