lied

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English[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Borrowing from German Lied

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Noun[edit]

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lied ‎(plural lieder)

  1. (music) An art song, sung in German and accompanied on the piano

Etymology 2[edit]

From English lie.

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Verb[edit]

lied

  1. simple past tense and past participle of lie

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Dutch[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Middle Dutch liet, from Old Dutch *lioth, from Proto-Germanic *leuþą.

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Noun[edit]

lied n ‎(plural liederen, diminutive liedje n)

  1. song

Usage notes[edit]

  • The plural liederen is now chiefly restricted to solemn songs, such as hymns or anthems. Otherwise the plural diminutive liedjes is used. (The singular is also more often than not replaced with liedje when referring to a “mundane” song.)

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