lullaby Meaning in the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary
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Meaning of “lullaby” - Learner’s Dictionary

lullaby

noun [C]
 
 
/ˈlʌləbaɪ/
a song that you sing to children to make them sleepTypes of songsMusical piecesChildren and babies
Translations of “lullaby”
in Vietnamese bài hát ru…
in Spanish nana, canción de cuna…
in Thai เพลงกล่อมเด็ก…
in Malaysian dodoi…
in French berceuse…
in German das Wiegenlied…
in Chinese (Traditional) 搖籃曲,催眠曲…
in Indonesian nina bobok…
in Russian колыбельная…
in Turkish ninni…
in Chinese (Simplified) 摇篮曲,催眠曲…
in Polish kołysanka…
(Definition of lullaby from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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