Meaning of aria
Pronunciation: (är'ē-u, âr'ē-u), [key]
- an air or melody.
- an elaborate melody sung solo with accompaniment, as in an opera or oratorio.
Pronunciation: (är'ē-u, u-rī'u), [key]
— n. Class. Myth.
- a nymph, the mother of Miletus, by Apollo.
- a suffix occurring in scientific terms of Latin origin, esp. in names of biological genera and groups: filaria.
- aria (Thesaurus)