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Wilhelmus
Scots: William
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Early version o the Wilhelmus as preserved in a manuscript frae 1617[1]

National anthem o
 Netherlands

Leerics disputit
Muisic Adrianus Valerius, 1626
Adoptit 1932 (offeecially)
1954 (Netherlands Antilles)
Relinquished 1964 (Netherlands Antilles)

Audio saumple
Wilhelmus (instrumental)

Wilhelmus van Nassouwe, uisually kent juist as the Wilhelmus (Dutch: Het Wilhelmus; pronounced [ɦɛt ʋɪlˈɦɛlmɵs] ( listen); Scots translation: the William), is the naitional anthem o the Kinrick o the Netherlands an the auldest kent naitional anthem in the warld.[2]

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. M. de Bruin, "Het Wilhelmus tijdens de Republiek", in: L.P. Grijp (ed.), Nationale hymnen. Het Wilhelmus en zijn buren. Volkskundig bulletin 24 (1998), p. 16-42, 199–200; esp. p. 28 n. 65.
  2. national-anthems.org – facts National Anthems facts