citole

noun ci·tole \sə̇ˈtōl, ˈsiˌtōl\
variants: or

citola

\sə̇ˈtōlə\

Definition of citole

plural

-s

  1. :  a small flat-backed lute of late medieval times

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Origin and Etymology of citole

Middle English citole, from Middle French, probably from Latin cithara, from Greek kithara


First Known Use: 14th century


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