• Bergamask, bergomask, bergamesca, or bergamasca (from the town of Bergamo in Northern Italy), is a dance and associated melody and chord progression. It was considered a clumsy rustic dance (cf. Shakespeare, A Midsummer Night's Dream, v.
  • The dance is associated with clowns or buffoonery, as is the area of Bergamo, it having lent its dialect to the Italian buffoons.
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  • Bergomask is the title of the second of the Two Pieces for Piano (1925) by John Ireland (1879–1972).

    Definition of Bergamask in English Dictionary

  • NounPLBergamasks
    1. A native or inhabitant of Bergamo.
      1. A rustic dance, supposedly typical of the region.
      2. Adjective
        1. Of or characteristic of Bergamo, Italy.
        • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
          1. Adjectives
            • Uncomparable adjectives
            • Nouns
              • Countable nouns

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            Look-Alike Words
            1. en bergomask
            2. en Bergamasks
            3. en Bergamasco
            4. en bergomasks
            5. en bergamot
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            Meaning of Bergamask for the defined word.

            Grammatically, this word "Bergamask" is an adjective, more specifically, an uncomparable adjective. It's also a noun, more specifically, a countable noun.
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