cittern

noun cit·tern \ ˈsi-tərn \
variants: or less commonly cithern play \ˈsi-t͟hərn, -thərn\ or cithren play \ˈsi-thrən\

Definition of cittern

: a Renaissance stringed instrument like a guitar with a flat pear-shaped body

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Origin and Etymology of cittern

blend of cither and gittern


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