Definition of Walpurgisnacht in English:

Walpurgisnacht

Line breaks: Wal¦pur¦gis|nacht
Pronunciation: /valˈpʊrgɪsnaxt
 
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noun

  • German for Walpurgis night.
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    • In the Harz mountains the night of the witches, the Walpurgisnacht, is a big event.
    • The dark, claustrophobic opus, a tale of witch hunts and the German myth of Walpurgisnacht, has proven wildly divisive among the band's fans.
    • Germans associate witches and devils with Walpurgisnacht, April 30th, but Walpurgis was an English nun.

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