saengerbund

noun saeng·er·bund \ˈzeŋə(r)ˌbu̇nt, ˈse-\
variants: or

sängerbund

\ˈzeŋə(r)ˌbu̇nt, ˈse-\

Definition of saengerbund

  1. :  a German choral society; specifically :  a choral society having as members chiefly persons of German descent

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Origin and Etymology of saengerbund

German sängerbund, from sänger singer (from Middle High German senger) + bund association, club — more at minnesinger, bund


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