from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adv. In a very slow tempo, usually considered to be slower than adagio, and with great dignity. Used chiefly as a direction.
  • n. A largo passage or movement.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. a very slow tempo
  • n. a musical piece or movement in such a tempo
  • adj. strong and stately


Italian, from Latin largus, generous.
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)



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    October 10, 2007

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    October 9, 2007