Definition of Lili Marlene from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

Lili Marlene

 
BrE
 
; NAmE
 
 
jump to other results
a song that became popular with both British and German soldiers during World War II, especially those fighting in North Africa. It is about a young woman waiting for a soldier outside the gate of the barracks where he is living. The most famous version was sung by Marlene Dietrich.