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luthern

[ loo-thern ]
/ ˈlu θərn /
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noun
a dormer window.
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Origin of luthern

First recorded in 1660–70; perhaps alteration of lucarne
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British Dictionary definitions for luthern

luthern
/ (ˈluːθən) /

noun
another name for dormer

Word Origin for luthern

C17: probably from lucarne, perhaps influenced by Lutheran
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