Marchen definition

mĕrKHən
Frequency:
A folktale or fairy story.
noun
0
0
A story or tale; esp., a fairy tale or folk tale.
noun
0
0
Advertisement

Origin of marchen

  • German from Middle High German merechyn short verse narrative diminutive of mære narrative from Old High German māri famous, narrative mē-3 in Indo-European roots

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition