See also: lied

Central FranconianEdit

Alternative formsEdit

  • Leed (Ripuarian, northern Moselle Franconian)

EtymologyEdit

From Old High German liod.

NounEdit

Lied n

  1. (southern Moselle Franconian) song

GermanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle High German liet, from Old High German liod (song, lay, singing), from Proto-West Germanic *leuþ (song), from Proto-Germanic *leuþą (song).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

Lied n (genitive Liedes or Lieds, plural Lieder, diminutive Liedchen n or Liedlein n)

  1. (music) song (a musical composition with lyrics for voice or voices, performed by singing)

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • English: lied

See alsoEdit

Further readingEdit

  • Lied” in Duden online

HunsrikEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle High German liet, from Old High German liod (song, lay, singing), from Proto-West Germanic *leuþ (song), from Proto-Germanic *leuþą (song).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

Lied n (plural Lieder, diminutive Liedche)

  1. song
    Sie singe en aarich scheenes Lied.
    They are singing a very beautiful song.
    Ich kenne das Lied net.
    I don't know the song.

Further readingEdit


Pennsylvania GermanEdit

EtymologyEdit

Compare German Lied, Dutch lied, Old English lēoþ.

NounEdit

Lied n (plural Lieder)

  1. song
  2. hymn

Related termsEdit