heldendicht

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Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Germanic: held 'hero' + dicht 'poem'; perfectly paralle cognate of german Heldengedicht

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

heldendicht n (plural heldendichten, diminutive heldendichtje n)

  1. An epic, narrative poem (or by extension prose), notably on a hero
  2. (figuratively) An epic episode or scene

Synonyms[edit]

  • (epic narrative) epos n

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