lutist

[ loo-tist ]
/ ˈlu tɪst /

noun

a lute player; lutenist.
a maker of lutes.

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Origin of lutist

First recorded in 1620–30; lute1 + -ist
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Example sentences from the Web for lutist

  • In the chapel at Mainz, in the year 1783 to 1784, there were the clever cellist and lutist, Joh.

    The Violoncello and Its History|Wilhelm Joseph von Wasielewski

British Dictionary definitions for lutist

lutist
/ (ˈluːtɪst) /

noun

US and Canadian another word for lutenist
a person who makes lutes
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