Clavier meaning

klə-vîr, klāvē-ər, klăvē-
A keyboard.
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A stringed keyboard instrument, such as a harpsichord.
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The keyboard of an organ, harpsichord, piano, etc.
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Any stringed instrument that has a keyboard.
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A dummy keyboard used for silent practice.
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(music) The keyboard of an organ, pianoforte, or harmonium.
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Origin of clavier

  • German Klavier from French clavier from Old French key-bearer from Latin clāvis key

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

  • Borrowing from French clavier (“keyboard”), from Latin clavis (key)

    From Wiktionary