Definition of lutenist in English:

lutenist

Line breaks: lu¦ten|ist
Pronunciation: /ˈluːt(ə)nɪst
 
/
(also lutanist)

noun

  • A lute player.
    More example sentences
    • One of the most famous composers and lutenists of his day, Dowland also represented the Elizabethan artistic temperament.
    • They were technically inept in the skills of composition, though some were fine singers and lutenists.
    • Young Alfonso was accepted at court in his turn, a singer, lutenist and violist.

Origin

early 17th century: from medieval Latin lutanista, from lutana 'lute'.

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