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Pronunciation of Tarantella: Learn how to pronounce Tarantella in English correctly

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Oxford dictionary definition of the word tarantella:

a rapid whirling dance originating in southern Italy.
a piece of music written in fast 6/8 time in the style of the tarantella.

late 18th century: Italian, from the name of the seaport Taranto. The dance was thought to be a cure for tarantism, the victim dancing the tarantella until exhausted. See also tarantula