Translation of panpipes in Spanish:


zampoña, n.

Pronunciation /ˈpænˌpaɪps//ˈpanpʌɪps/

plural noun

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    zampoña feminine
    guaira feminine Central America
    • But then all these mandolins come in, and weird warbly flutes and recorders that I guess are trying to emulate South American pan pipes.
    • The haunting sound of the large pan pipes, the melodious sound of the charango and the moving atmosphere created by the violin bring this diverse repertoire beautifully together.
    • New Agers of either sex will have collections full of warbling pan pipes, waterfalls and bird calls.
    • Local bands from around the lake, Peruvian included, played three foot long pan pipes and hammered huge drums, current political borders mean little to their common Indian heritage.
    • There was a South American band busking, the type with the pan pipes, flutes and drums.