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Definition of Cantar

Cantar
Cantar Can"tar, Cantarro Can*tar"ro, n. [It. cantaro (in sense 1), Sp. cantaro (in sense 2).] 1. A weight used in southern Europe and East for heavy articles. It varies in different localities; thus, at Rome it is nearly 75 pounds, in Sardinia nearly 94 pounds, in Cairo it is 95 pounds, in Syria about 503 pounds. 2. A liquid measure in Spain, ranging from two and a half to four gallons. --Simmonds.

Meaning of Cantar from wikipedia

- The cantar is a form of classical Spanish canción, song or poem. Cantar de mio Cid, "The Song of my Cid" Cantar de gesta, Spanish equivalent of the Old...
- El Cantar de mio Cid, literally "The Song of my Cid", or "The Song of my lord" (or El Poema de mio Cid), also known in English as The Poem of the Cid,...
- Juguemos a Cantar (Let's play singing), was a children's competition festival that was held yearly in Mexico City beginning in 1982. Televisa produced...
- Cantar (also spelled Shandar or Sandar, they are also known as Shanar and Shandrar) is a Tamil caste found in Sri Lanka. They are traditionally occupied...
- Nacidos para cantar is a 1965 Argentine film. Enrique Guzmán Violeta Rivas Juan Ramon Julissa Zulma Faiad Jorge Luz Los T.N.T Chucho Salinas Mario Fortuna...
- Cantar is the fifth solo album by the Brazilian singer Gal Costa, released in 1974. It was ranked the 91st best Brazilian album of all time by the Brazilian...
- A cantar de gesta is the Spanish equivalent of the Old French medieval chanson de geste or "songs of heroic deeds". The most important cantares de gesta...
- palatine authority in it. Her story was romanticized in the cantar de gesta called the Cantar de Mio Cid, and Robert Southey's Chronicle of the Cid. Before...
- The Cantar de los Siete Infantes de Lara ("Song of the Seven Lara Princes") is a legend, perhaps derived from a lost cantar de gesta, that relates a tale...
- with Tizona) to his sons in law. According to the heroic verses of the Cantar de mio Cid, after his sons-in-law beat his daughters and then abandoned...