luter

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

lute +‎ -er

Noun[edit]

luter (plural luters)

  1. One who applies lute.
  2. A musician who plays a lute.

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for luter in
Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.)

Anagrams[edit]


Latin[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From the Ancient Greek λουτήρ (loutḗr, a washing- or bathing-tub).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

lūtēr m (genitive lūtēris); third declension

  1. (Classical Latin) a hand-basin, laver
  2. (Medieval Latin) a washing- or bathing-tub
  3. (Medieval Latin) a baptismal font
Declension[edit]

Third declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative lūtēr lūtērēs
genitive lūtēris lūtērum
dative lūtērī lūtēribus
accusative lūtērem lūtērēs
ablative lūtēre lūtēribus
vocative lūtēr lūtērēs

References[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

See lutra (an otter).

Noun[edit]

luter m (genitive lutrī); second declension

  1. medieval spelling of lutra
Declension[edit]

Second declension, nominative singular in -er.

Case Singular Plural
nominative luter lutrī
genitive lutrī lutrōrum
dative lutrō lutrīs
accusative lutrum lutrōs
ablative lutrō lutrīs
vocative luter1 lutrī

1May also be lutre.

References[edit]

  • luter in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • luter” in Félix Gaffiot’s Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette (1934)
  • Jan Frederik Niermeyer, Mediae Latinitatis Lexicon Minus : Lexique Latin Médiéval–Français/Anglais : A Medieval Latin–French/English Dictionary, fascicle I (1976), page 623/2, “2. luter”

Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Noun[edit]

luter m

  1. indefinite plural of lut