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Meaning of "habanera" in the English dictionary

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ETYMOLOGY OF THE WORD HABANERA

From Spanish danza habanera dance from Havana.
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PRONUNCIATION OF HABANERA

habanera  [ˌhæbəˈnɛərə] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF HABANERA

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Habanera is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES HABANERA MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Habanera

Habanera may refer to: ▪ "Habanera", popular name of an aria from Bizet's CarmenHabanera, a 1984 Cuban film ▪ La Habanera, a 1937 German movie ▪ Habanera, a style of Cuban popular dance music of the 19th century ▪ Habanera, a 1987 album by the English classical saxophonist John Harle ▪ Habanera, a 2000 album by Celia Cruz...

Definition of habanera in the English dictionary

The definition of habanera in the dictionary is a slow Cuban dance in duple time. Other definition of habanera is a piece of music composed for or in the rhythm of this dance.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH HABANERA


airer
ˈɛərə
bearer
ˈbɛərə
caldera
kælˈdɛərə
carer
ˈkɛərə
cocinera
ˌkəʊsiːˈnɛərə
cordillera
ˌkɔːdɪlˈjɛərə
Eire
ˈɛərə
ensnarer
ɪnˈsnɛərə
pareira
pəˈrɛərə
parer
ˈpɛərə
Perak
ˈpɛərə
preparer
priːˈpɛərə
riviera
ˌrɪvɪˈɛərə
Sarah
ˈsɛərə
scorzonera
ˌskɔːrtsəˈnɛərə
sierra
sɪˈɛərə
snarer
ˈsnɛərə
solera
səˈlɛərə
Valera
vəˈlɛərə
wayfarer
ˈweɪˌfɛərə

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE HABANERA

habdabs
habdalah
habeas corpus
Haber process
haberdasher
haberdasher´s
haberdasheries
haberdashery
haberdine
habergeon
Habermas
habilable
habilatory
habile
habiliment
habilitate
habilitation
habit

WORDS THAT END LIKE HABANERA

aloe vera
camera
digital camera
diptera
entera
era
genera
Gera
gunnera
Hera
marinera
on camera
opera
Pera
primavera
Ribera
Rivera
sera
subgenera
Svizzera

Synonyms and antonyms of habanera in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «habanera» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF HABANERA

Find out the translation of habanera to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of habanera from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «habanera» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

哈巴涅拉
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

habanera
570 millions of speakers

English

habanera
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

हबनइयर
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

الهافاني رقصة كوبية
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

хабанера
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

habanera
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

Habanera
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

habanera
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Habanera
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Habanera
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

ハバネラ
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

habanera
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Habanera
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

habanera
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

Habanera
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

हबनेरा
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

habanera
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

habanera
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

Habanera
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

хабанера
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

Habanera
30 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Greek

habanera
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

Habanera
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

habanera
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

Habanera
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of habanera

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «HABANERA»

The term «habanera» is quite widely used and occupies the 49.798 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «HABANERA» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about habanera

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «HABANERA»

Discover the use of habanera in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to habanera and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Habanera: A Portrait of a Cuban Family
Dovalpage is a master of quirky, lovable characters, and emotionally resonant narrative. "Habanera" bursts with the energetic curiosity and hopefulness of youth.--Margarita Engle, Newbery Honor-winning author.
Teresa Dovalpage, 2010
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La Habanera: lyric drama in three acts
LA FOULE, an dehors. Habanera! Habanera! PEDRO, s'anlmant, moqueur. Il est saoul! Ah! RAMÔN Comme on voudra. LA POULE, au dehors. Habanera! PEDRO, le bousculant. Va-t'en! RAMÔN D'abord on s'entendra. LA FOULE, au dehors.
Raoul Laparra, 1908
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Piece En Forme De Habanera for Trumpet: Part(s)
This is a beautiful piece for trumpet and piano. The romantic musical line and rubato style make this a terrific change of pace on a concert or recital. The piano accompaniment creates a lush foundation of sound to support the soloist.
‎2008
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Popular Music in America:The Beat Goes On
The story of Latin dance music in the United States begins more than a century ago with the emergence of the Cuban habanera. Its name is probably an abbreviated form of contra—danza habanera—that is, a contredanse (a European ...
Michael Campbell, 2012
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The Ministry of Illusion: Nazi Cinema and Its Afterlife
FIVE Astray in the New World: La Habanera (1 937) The way Garbo looks at people these days . . . she implies that the least you can do for people in this stupid, brawling world is to keep them warm and give them a share of comfort before the ...
Eric Rentschler, 1996
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Piece en Forme de Habanera: Score and Parts
This beautiful piece features the piccolo trumpet. The romantic musical line and rubato style make this a terrific change of pace on a concert or recital.
‎2011
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Listening to Music
Carmen is full of alluring melodies, including the well-known Toreador Song and the even more beloved Habanera. In fashioning these tunes, Bizet borrowed phrases from several Spanish popular songs, folk songs, and flamenco melodies  ...
Craig Wright, 2013
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Encyclopedia of Latin American Popular Music
Habanera Originally a dance called danza habanera, it later became a style of music simply known as habanera that appeared in Cuba at the beginning of the 19th century. Written in a 2/4 meter like the contradanza, the habanera has an ...
George Torres, 2013
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Film Remakes as Ritual and Disguise: From Carmen to Ripley
Ill a) In the second sequence, where Carmen rehearses the Habanera scene, the duality of sound and musical images blurs the borderline between the two levels of reality as Antonio, the director of the dance troupe, falls in love with his ...
Anat Zanger, 2006
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Tango: The Art History of Love
Iradier inspired Manuel de Falla and several composers in France: “suddenly Bizet writes an habanera in Carmen and the word habaneramusic from Havana —from that very moment enters the classical vocabulary of the world. Debussy, in his ...
Robert Farris Thompson, 2010

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «HABANERA»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term habanera is used in the context of the following news items.
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OPERA: The wait is over for Kitsap Opera's 'Carmen'
"Things like the 'Habanera,' and the 'Toreador Song,' everybody's heard them," she said, "whether they know it or not. I see Bizet as the original Rodgers and ... «Kitsap Sun, Jul 15»
2
First Annual Hot Sauce Expo heats up Rainbow Lagoon in Long …
... the musical entertainment along with a staging area showcasing eating challenge competitions of Spicy Hot Burritos and Habanera Pizzas, ... «Examiner.com, Jul 15»
3
Turtle returns to sea at Torrevieja after year long recovery
Having spent a year in captivity to recover from the serious injuries that appeared on it's face and back of the skull, the turtle, named 'Habanera ... «Euro Weekly News, Jul 15»
4
6th to 15th August 55th International Flamenco Festival Cante de las …
In this Gala performance she presents her fourth album, Autorretrato, traversing a variety of popular forms of flamenco: tangos flamencos, sevillanas, habanera ... «Murcia Today, Jul 15»
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Penny's People: Class act Sioned Terry is living her dream after …
“I always include a known musical theatre number in my repertoire like 'You'll Never Walk Alone' and a popular aria like, the 'Habanera' from ... «Daily Post North Wales, Jul 15»
6
5 Things To Do This Weekend, July 10-12: Burn, baby, burn!
On Saturday, the Central Gallery hosts an opening for artist Dan Dawson art opening at 7 p.m., while at Nocturnem, jazz group Habanera del ... «Bangor Daily News, Jul 15»
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The Cultural Arts Coalition presents, “Impressionist and Abstract …
The impressionists will be represented here by Claude Debussy's Poissons d'or for solo piano, Maurice Ravel's Pièce en Forme de Habanera ... «HamletHub, Jul 15»
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US, Russian guests to the fore in free concerts
French opera: admirably sung by Petrova, Mon coeur s'ouvre à ta voix from Saint-Saëns' Samson et Dalila and the Habanera from Bizet's ... «Buenos Aires Herald, Jul 15»
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Minnesota Orchestra performs Monday in Lakefront Park
Selections will include John Stafford Smith's “The Star-Spangled Banner,” Dmitri Shostakovich's Festive Overture, Georges Bizet's “Habanera” ... «Hudson Star Observer, Jul 15»
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Ford City Summerfest Begins Under Sunny Skies
... sauce made with Cajun or habanera peppers. Tina said Thursday the family is trying to branch out from the Prospect (Butler County) area. «The Kittanning Paper, Jul 15»

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« EDUCALINGO. Habanera [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/habanera>. Jul 2019 ».
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