cither

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cither or cithern (ˈsɪθə, ˈsɪθən)
 
n
variants of cittern
 
[C17: from Latin cithara, from Greek kithara lyre]
 
cithern or cithern
 
n
 
[C17: from Latin cithara, from Greek kithara lyre]

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World English Dictionary
cittern, cither or cithern (ˈsɪtɜːn)
 
n
Compare gittern a medieval stringed instrument resembling a lute but having wire strings and a flat back
 
[C16: perhaps a blend of cither + gittern]
 
cither, cither or cithern
 
n
 
[C16: perhaps a blend of cither + gittern]
 
cithern, cither or cithern
 
n
 
[C16: perhaps a blend of cither + gittern]

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