luthier

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noun lu·thi·er \ˈlü-tē-ər, -thē-ər\

Definition of luthier

  1. :  one who makes stringed musical instruments (such as violins or guitars)

Origin and Etymology of luthier

French, from luth lute (from Medieval French lut)


First Known Use: 1879


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