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also lu·ta·nist  (lo͞ot′n-ĭst)
A lute player. Also called lutist.

[Medieval Latin lūtānista, from lūtāna, lute, possibly from Old French lut; see lute1.]


(ˈluːtənɪst) or


(Music, other) Also: lutist a person who plays the lute
[C17: from Medieval Latin lūtānista, from lūtāna, apparently from Old French lut lute1]


(ˈlut n ɪst)

a person who plays the lute.
[1590–1600; < Medieval Latin lūtānista, derivative of lūtāna lute; see -ist]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.lutenist - a musician who plays the lute
instrumentalist, musician, player - someone who plays a musical instrument (as a profession)


nLautenist(in) m(f), → Lautenspieler(in) m(f)
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