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Meaning of LIED

Pronunciation:  leed

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  a German art song of the 19th century for voice and piano
 

LIED is a 4 letter word that starts with L.

 

 See Also: song

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Lied\ (l[=e]t), n.; pl. {Lieder} (l[=e]"d[~e]r). [G.]
(Mus.)
A lay; a German song. It differs from the French chanson, and
the Italian canzone, all three being national.

      The German Lied is perhaps the most faithful reflection
      of the national sentiment.               --Grove.

 
Thesaurus Terms
 
 Related Terms: alba, anthem, aria, art song, aubade, ballad, ballade, ballata, barcarole, blues, blues song, boat song, Brautlied, bridal hymn, brindisi, calypso, canso, canticle, canzone, canzonet, canzonetta, carol, cavatina, chanson, chant, chantey, Christmas carol, croon, croon song, descant, dirge, ditty, drinking song, epithalamium, folk song, hymeneal, hymn, Kunstlied, lay, Liebeslied, lilt, love song, love-lilt, matin, minstrel song, minstrelsy, national anthem, prothalamium, serena, serenade, serenata, song, theme song, torch song, Volkslied, war song, wedding song
 

 

 

 

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