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Topic: MUSIC

Date: 1700-1800
Language: Italian
Origin: sopra 'above'

soprano

1 noun
     
so‧pra‧no1 plural sopranos
1APM [countable] a very high singing voice belonging to a woman or a boy, or a singer with a voice like this mezzo-soprano
2 [singular] the part of a musical work that is written for a soprano voice or instrument:
[↪ alto, baritone, bass, tenor]
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