Meaning of passacaille in English:

passacaille

(also pasacalle, passecaille, passecalle)

Pronunciation /ˌpasəˈkɑːɪ/

noun

Music
  • Passacaglia.

Origin

Mid 17th century; earliest use found in Roger L'Estrange (1616–1704), author and press censor. From French passacaille and its etymon Spanish pasacalle passacaglia.