corant

Corant

Co*rant\, Coranto \Co*ran"to\, n. [See Courant.] A sprightly but somewhat stately dance, now out of fashion.

It is harder to dance a corant well, than a jig. --Sir W. temple.

Dancing a coranto with him upon the heath. --Macaulay.
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