noun, often capitalized
min·​ne·​lied | \ ˈminəˌlēt\
plural minnelieder\ -​ēdə(r) \

Definition of minnelied

1 : a song of or in the style of the minnesingers
2 : love song

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History and Etymology for minnelied

German, from Middle High German minneliet, from minne love + liet song, from Old High German liod

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a strong desire or propensity

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