pianica etymology

English word pianica comes from English piano, English -ica

Detailed word origin of pianica

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
piano English (eng) (music) Softly, as a musical direction (abbreviated to p. in sheet music). [from 17th c.] (music) Soft, quiet.. In extended use; quiet, subdued. (musical instruments) A keyboard musical instrument, usually ranging over seven octaves, with white and black keys, played by pressing these keys, causing hammers to strike strings. [from 1803].
-ica English (eng) A collection of things that relate to a specific place, person, theme, etc.
pianica English (eng)

Words with the same origin as pianica

Descendants of piano
pianette pianism pianistically