Basso meaning

băsō, bäsō
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A bass singer, especially an operatic bass.
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A part written for a bass instrument.
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A bass voice or singer.
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(music) A bass singer, especially in opera.
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(music) An instrumental part written for a bass instrument.
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(music) The double bass, or contrabasso.
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Origin of basso

  • Italian from Medieval Latin bassus low

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • From Italian, from Latin bassus (“short, low”).

    From Wiktionary