volkslied

[ fawlks-leet ]
/ ˈfɔlksˌlit /
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noun, plural volks·lied·er [fawlks-lee-der] /ˈfɔlksˈli dər/.

a folk song.

Nearby words

  1. volk,
  2. volkmann,
  3. volkmann's canal,
  4. volkmann's contracture,
  5. volksdeutscher,
  6. volksraad,
  7. volley,
  8. volleyball,
  9. vologda,
  10. volos

Origin of volkslied

From German

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British Dictionary definitions for volkslied

Volkslied

/ German (ˈfɔlksliːt) /

noun plural -lieder (-liːdər)

a type of popular German folk song

Word Origin for Volkslied

literally: folk song

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