See also: cíthara

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cithara ‎(plural citharas or citharai)

  1. (music) An ancient Greek stringed instrument, which could be considered a forerunner of the guitar.

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EtymologyEdit

From Ancient Greek κιθάρα ‎(kithára).

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NounEdit

cithara f ‎(genitive citharae); first declension

  1. cithara, lyre, lute, guitar

InflectionEdit

First declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative cithara citharae
genitive citharae citharārum
dative citharae citharīs
accusative citharam citharās
ablative citharā citharīs
vocative cithara citharae

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ReferencesEdit

  • cithara in Charlton T. Lewis & Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • cithara in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • cithara in Félix Gaffiot (1934), Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Paris: Hachette.
  • cithara in Harry Thurston Peck, editor (1898) Harper's Dictionary of Classical Antiquities, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • cithara in William Smith et al., editor (1890) A Dictionary of Greek and Roman Antiquities, London: William Wayte. G. E. Marindin
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