Quantcast
Merriam-Webster Logo
  • Dictionary
  • Thesaurus
  • Scrabble
  • Spanish Central
  • Learner's Dictionary

cither

play
noun cith·er \ˈsi-thər, -thər\

Definition of cither

  1. :  cittern



Origin and Etymology of cither

French cithare, from Latin cithara kithara, from Greek kithara


First Known Use: 1606


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up cither? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

a very small amount

Get Word of the Day daily email!