Tambura

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The word tambura refers to several stringed musical instruments:

  • Tanbur, a long-necked, string instrument originating in the Southern or Central Asia (Mesopotamia and Persia/Iran)

The word may also refer to:

See also[edit]

  • Pandura, instrument played in Ancient Greece and other ancient civilisations from the Mediterranean basin
  • Domra, Russian instrument
  • Bandura, Ukrainian instrument
  • Dombra, instrument in Kazakhstan, Siberia, and Mongolia
  • Erhu, Chinese instrument