Definition of volkslied in English:

volkslied

Pronunciation: /ˈfôlks-//ˈfōksˌlēt/

noun

  • 1A German folk song, or a song in the style of one.

    • ‘The French ‘chanson’, the German ‘schlager’ and the Dutch ‘volkslied’ are often viewed as music for the illiterate, the lower class people, the people who don't speak English.’
    1. 1.1 A national anthem, especially that of the 19th-century Transvaal Republic.

Pronunciation:

volkslied

/ˈfôlks-//ˈfōksˌlēt/