"That's a great deal to make one word mean," Alice said in a thoughtful tone. "When I make a word do a lot of work like that," said Humpty Dumpty, "I always pay it extra."

Wednesday, 25 August 2010


A luthier is a craftsman who makes or repairs stringed instruments (as lutes or guitars or violins).

1 comment:

  1. It is exactly the same word in French. My cousin who lives in the Provence is a luthier: