Zill definition

zĭl
One of a pair of round metal cymbals attached to the fingers and struck together for rhythm and percussion in belly dancing.
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One of a set of small finger cymbals used in belly dancing and similar performances.
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Other Word Forms

Noun

Singular:
zill
Plural:
zills

Origin of zill

  • Turkish zil cymbals

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

  • From Turkish zil.

    From Wiktionary