noun see zither

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • zitherist — noun Someone who plays the zither …   Wiktionary

  • zitherist — zith·er·ist || zɪθərɪst / zɪð n. one who plays a stringed musical instrument called a zither …   English contemporary dictionary

  • zitherist — zith·er·ist …   English syllables

  • zitherist — ərə̇st noun ( s) : a player on the zither * * * zithˈerist noun • • • Main Entry: ↑zither …   Useful english dictionary

  • zither — zitherist, n. /zith euhr, zidh /, n. a musical instrument, consisting of a flat sounding box with numerous strings stretched over it, that is placed on a horizontal surface and played with a plectrum and the fingertips. [1840 50; < G < L cithara… …   Universalium

  • Zither — The zither is a musical string instrument, most commonly found in Slovenia, Austria, Hungary, the southern regions of Germany, alpine Europe and East Asian cultures. The term citre is also used more broadly, to describe the entire family of… …   Wikipedia

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  • Zhou Jiannan (musician) — Zhou Jiannan (Simplified Chinese: 周健楠) is a Chinese musician, and zitherist for the popular musical group Twelve Girls Band.She was born in Beijing, learned to play the pipa (pear shaped lute) at age seven, and the guzheng (25 stringed zither) at …   Wikipedia

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