WORTSCHATZ ZUM TEXT: Erlkönig


  1. king of the elves (from the Danish: ellenkonge)
  2. im Arm haben: to hold,
  3. bergen: to hide
  4. fearfully
  5. crown and train
  6. streak of mist, fog
  7. golden robe
  8. dry leaves
  9. säuseln: to rustle
  10. warten: here, to wait on
  11. den Reihen führen: to do a round dance
  12. rock you and lull you to sleep with dancing and singing
  13. dark, gloomy
  14. willows
  15. reizen: to find attractive
  16. form
  17. anfassen: to grab hold of
  18. ein Leids tun: to hurt
  19. grausen: to be scared, to shudder
  20. fast
  21. groaning
  22. barely, with great exertion
  23. seduce
  24. bedrohen: to threaten
  25. tension
  26. framework
  27. artistic effect