Furulya

Furulya

 

a Hungarian wind instrument, a type of vertical flute. The ordinary furulya is 300–600 mm long and has six side finger holes; the “long” furulya is 900–1,000 mm long and has five finger holes. The furulya is made of maple wood, elder wood, or, sometimes, copper; it is played in Hungarian folk orchestras.

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There is a very interesting parallel with a Balkan substratal word: Rum fluier 'flute', Arum fluer, fuleru, Alb flojere, floere, floer 'flute', a typical pastoral term also found in Ukr flojara, PI fujara, Slk fujara, Srb and Croat frula, Hung furulya, MGk flogera, all: 'flute'.
A duda, a furulya es a kanasztulok: a magyar hangszeres zene folklorja.
Ferencvaros president Janos Furulyas said: "The price is 1.