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- n. A medieval stringed instrument similar to a violin.
- n. The hurdy-gurdy.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. An old stringed instrument played upon with a wheel; a hurdy-gurdy.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. One of the large early forms of the medieval viol.
- n. Same as hurdy-gurdy, 1.
Old French viele, vielle. (Wiktionary)