a double-reed woodwind instrument similar to the oboe but larger and a fifth lower in pitch
A double-reed woodwind instrument similar to but larger than the oboe and pitched lower by a fifth.
Origin of English hornTranslation of French cor anglais, perhaps alteration of cor anglé, bent horn (from the curved crook to which the mouthpiece is attached) : cor, horn + anglé, bent.
(plural English horns)
Translation of French cor anglais