harpist

[ hahr-pist ]
/ ˈhɑr pɪst /
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noun

a person who plays the harp, especially professionally.

Origin of harpist

First recorded in 1605–15; harp + -ist
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Word Origin and History for harpist

harpist


n.

1610s, a hybrid from harp (n.) + -ist.

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