Other Word Forms of Descant
Origin of Descant
Middle English from Anglo-Norman descaunt from Medieval Latin discantus a refrain Latin dis- dis- Latin cantus song (from past participle of canere to sing kan- in Indo-European roots)
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
From Anglo-Norman descaunt, from Medieval Latin discantus.
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