Associations to the word «Habanera»

Wiktionary

HABANERA, noun. A style of music from Cuba.
HABANERA, noun. A dance performed to this music.

Dictionary definition

HABANERA, noun. Music composed in duple time for dancing the habanera.
HABANERA, noun. A Cuban dance in duple time.

Wise words

Words are always getting conventionalized to some secondary meaning. It is one of the works of poetry to take the truants in custody and bring them back to their right senses.
William Butler Yeats