5 letter words ending in JO

The following list contains 1 five letter word in English

5 letter words ending in JO in English

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Common 5 letter words ending in JO with meaning


Parts of Speech: noun

Definition: A musical instrument with a long neck and a circular body covered in skin or plastic, played by plucking or strumming with the fingers or a plectrum.

Pronunciations: (US: BAN-joh, UK: BAN-joh)

Origin and Usage: The banjo originated in Africa and was brought to America by enslaved people. It became popular in the United States in the 19th century and is commonly associated with folk and bluegrass music. Today, it is used in a variety of musical genres.

Synonyms: None

Related Words: cello, guitar, harps, lute, lyres

Example Sentences:

  • He played the banjo beautifully at the concert last night.
  • The sound of the banjo filled the room as the musician strummed the strings.
  • She learned to play the banjo from her grandfather, who was a skilled musician.