(2 syl.). Dances of the common people were so called in Spain,
in opposition to the stately court dances, called danza. The
Bayle were of Moorish invention, the most celebrated being La
Sarabanda, La Chacona, Las Gambelas, and El Hermano Bartolo.
Source: Dictionary of Phrase and Fable, E. Cobham Brewer, 1894
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