also known as: tabor or taber —meaning to strike or beat as on a tabor
This Middle English word means to play on a small drum called a tabor (taber, tabour, or tabret).
The New King James Version says,
…And her maidservants shall lead her as with the voice of doves,
Beating their breasts.
And her handmaids are moaning like the sound of doves,
Beating on their breasts.