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Variant of lutenist.


(ˈlut n ɪst)

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