lutist

[ loo-tist ]

noun
  1. a lute player; lutenist.

  2. a maker of lutes.

Origin of lutist

1
First recorded in 1620–30; lute1 + -ist

Words Nearby lutist

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How to use lutist in a sentence

  • 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
  1. US and Canadian another word for lutenist

  2. a person who makes lutes

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