dolkstootlegende

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Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From dolkstoot +‎ legende, calque of German Dolchstoßlegende.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈdɔlk.stoːt.ləˌɣɛn.də/, /ˈdɔlk.stoːt.leːˌɣɛn.də/
  • Hyphenation: dolk‧stoot‧le‧gen‧de

Proper noun[edit]

dolkstootlegende f

  1. (historical) The stab-in-the-back myth. [from early 1920s]

Noun[edit]

dolkstootlegende f (plural dolkstootlegenden)

  1. Any similar political myth about internal betrayal.