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soprano
American English: /səˈprænoʊ/
, /səˈprɑnoʊ/
British English: /səˈprɑːnəʊ/

Translation of soprano in Spanish:

noun plural -nos

  • boy soprano
    niño (masculine) soprano
    Example sentences
    • Why Mozart composed the motet for Rauzzini and not a female soprano is not known.
    • He visited Rome and Naples where he made contact with a number of singers, including the soprano Anna Strada who would become his leading lady.
    • It's an all out show but the music is just so emotional, it requires such a range in a singer, particularly the lead soprano.

adjective

  • (voice/recorder/saxophone)
    (part/role)
    de soprano

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