Definition of citharist in English:

citharist

(also kitharist, cytharist)

noun

  • Chiefly Ancient History. Originally: †a harper (obsolete). Later: a person who plays the cithara.

Origin

Early 16th century (in an earlier sense). From (i) classical Latin citharista.

Pronunciation

citharist

/ˈsɪθərɪst//ˈkɪθərɪst/