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Definition of Contralto


  1. The part sung by the highest male or lowest female voices; the alto or counter tenor.
  2. the voice or singer performing this part; as, her voice is a contralto; she is a contralto.
  3. Of or pertaining to a contralto, or to the part in music called contralto; as, a contralto voice.

Contralto Translations

contralto in Dutch is tweede alt
contralto in German is Altstimme {f}
contralto in Spanish is contralto