Definition of Dietrich
1. Noun. United States film actress (born in Germany) who made many films with Josef von Sternberg and later was a successful cabaret star (1901-1992).
Generic synonyms: Actress, Singer, Vocaliser, Vocalist, Vocalizer
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Literary usage of Dietrich
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. An Anthology of German Literature by Calvin Thomas (1909)
"POEMS OF THE dietrich-SAGA More than a dozen late-medieval epics, mostly anonymous and not precisely datable, have to do with the exploits of heroes who are ..."
2. A Summary of the Literatures of Modern Europe: (England, France, Germany by Marian Edwardes (1907)
"29 dietrich SAGA. In the saga of dietrich of Bern history and myth are mingled, ... dietrich of Bern, represented as contemporary of Attila, ..."
3. La démocratie libérale by Thomas Hodgkin, Etienne Vacherot (1896)
"Thus strangely dietrich travestied, he was swept within the wide current of" the legends relating to Attila, and hence it is that the really grandest figure ..."
4. Epics and Romances of the Middle Ages by Wilhelm Wägner, M. W. Macdowall (1883)
"Listen to me, dietrich, my pupil," said Hildebrand solemnly, ... Listen, dear master," answered dietrich; " do you remember how you taught me that he is a ..."