lur

noun \ ˈlu̇r \
variants: or less commonly lure play \ˈlu̇r-ə\

Definition of lur

plural lurs also luren play \ˈlu̇r-ən\
: a large bronze roughly S-shaped trumpet of the Bronze Age in Scandinavian countries
  • the oldest metal musical instruments of Europe are the signal horns called lurs
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Origin and Etymology of lur

Danish & Swedish & Norwegian lur, from Old Norse lūthr trumpet


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Lur

noun \ ˈlu̇(ə)r \

Definition of Lur

plural Lur or Lurs
1 : a chiefly nomadic Muslim people of undetermined ethnological origin inhabiting a wild part of the Zagros mountains of Iran — see persian
2 : a member of the Lur people

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Lur

noun \ " \

Definition of Lur

plural Lur or Lurs
: alur

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