- a piece of music composed for performance in the morning
- a lyric love poem about or suitable for dawn
Origin of aubadeFrench ; from Spanish albada ; from ProvenÃ§al alba, dawn: see alba
- A song or instrumental composition concerning, accompanying, or evoking daybreak.
- A poem or song of or about lovers separating at dawn.
Origin of aubadeFrench, from Old French albade, from Old Provençal albada, from alba, dawn, aubade, from Latin, feminine of albus, white; see albho- in Indo-European roots.