Definition of Venusberg in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈviːnəsbəːɡ/


(In German legend) the court of Venus.
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  • This could also be said of Cranach's Melancholia paintings, whose background scenes use an erotically inflected language of witchcraft, combined with the folkloric traditions of the Wild Hunt and the Venusberg.


German, literally 'mountain of Venus'.

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