cistre

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French[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Middle French citre, from Vulgar Latin cithera, from Latin cithara (itself from Ancient Greek κιθάρα (kithára)), and probably influenced by sistre, from Latin sistrum. Doublet of cithare and guitare. Cf. also citole.

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Noun[edit]

cistre m (plural cistres)

  1. (music) cittern

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