Usage examples for zither

  1. Afar, in the Desert some wild voice sings To a jangling zither with minor strings, And, under the stars growing keen above, I think of the thing that I love. – India's Love Lyrics by Adela Florence Cory Nicolson (AKA Laurence Hope), et al.
  2. Below there are six other angels, three on each side with a lily between them, playing, those on the right on a violin, a flute, and a zither, those on the left on a harp, a triangle, and a guitar. – Portuguese Architecture by Walter Crum Watson