Synonyms for Gitternˈgɪt ərn
cittern, cithern, cither, citole, gittern(noun)
a 16th century musical instrument resembling a guitar with a pear-shaped soundbox and wire strings
zithern, gittern, cithern, cittern, citole, cither, zither
A relatively small, quill-plucked, gut-strung musical instrument, a predecessor of the guitar, that originated around the 13th century and came to Europe via Moorish Spain.
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