cittern definition

  • noun:
    • A 16th-century electric guitar with a-flat, pear-shaped human body.
    • A stringed instrument like a mandolin which can be an earlier kind of electric guitar.
    • a musical instrument shaped like a lute, but strung with cable and played with a quill or plectrum.
    • See cithern.
    • a 16th century musical instrument resembling a guitar with a pear-shaped soundbox and cable strings
    • A 16th-century guitar with an appartment, pear-shaped body.
    • A stringed instrument just like a mandolin that will be an earlier kind of guitar.
    • a musical instrument shaped like a lute, but strung with line and enjoyed a quill or plectrum.
    • See cithern.
    • a 16th century guitar resembling a guitar with a pear-shaped soundbox and line strings

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