a kind of Portuguese folk song, usually melancholy and nostalgic
Origin of fadoPort, literally , fate ; from Classical Latin fatum: see fate
A sad Portuguese folk song.
Origin of fadoPortuguese, from Latin fatum, fate; see fate.
- A Portuguese folk song, usually featuring a single vocalist, Portuguese guitar and sometimes classical guitar. Lyrical themes are often melancholic in nature; the structure of the song is of greater importance.