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Webster 1913 Edition


Luter

Lut′er

,
Noun.
[From 3d
Lute
.]
One who plays on a lute.

Lut′er

,
Noun.
[From Ist
Lute
.]
One who applies lute.

Webster 1828 Edition


Luter

LU'TER

,

Definition 2022


Luter

Luter

Catalan

Proper noun

Luter ?

  1. Luther (surname)

luter

luter

English

Noun

luter (plural luters)

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


Latin

Etymology 1

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

Pronunciation

Noun

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

Third declension.

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

References

Etymology 2

See lūtra (an otter).

Noun

lūter m (genitive lūtrī); second declension

  1. medieval spelling of lūtra
Declension

Second declension, nominative singular in -er.

Case Singular Plural
nominative lūter lūtrī
genitive lūtrī lūtrōrum
dative lūtrō lūtrīs
accusative lūtrum lūtrōs
ablative lūtrō lūtrīs
vocative lūter1 lūtrī

1May also be lūtre.

References