gam·​bist | \ ˈgambə̇st, ˈgäm-, ˈgaam-, ˈgȧm-\
plural -s

Definition of gambist

: a performer on the viola da gamba

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First Known Use of gambist

1789, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for gambist

gamba + -ist

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