Lute

(nebhel; thus the Revised Version (British and American); the King James Version viol (Isa 5:12)): Nebhel is rendered elsewhere by psaltery" or "viol." The lute was originally an Arabic instrument. It resembled a guitar, though with a longer and more slender neck. The name is derived from Arabic al’ood, with a of article elided; hence, Italian liuto; French luth.

See Music.

See also

  • Music; Musical Instruments</li> <li>[[Musical Instruments