[vee-nuh s-burg; German vey-noo s-berk]
- a mountain in central Germany in the caverns of which, according to medieval legend, Venus held court.
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Over the valley the Venusberg rose, a gray mass in the twilight.Rudy and Babette
Hans Christian Andersen
He stood at his full height a moment, watching the curtain rise on Venusberg.
Well, Venusberg is not at all the place for a good young man.
The curtain rises, disclosing all the seductive spells of the Venusberg.
The light dies away and the magic charms of the Venusberg disappear.
- a mountain in central Germany: contains caverns that, according to medieval legend, housed the palace of the goddess Venus
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