What is The National Song of Denmark?

Denmark has two official national Song with equal status. Der er et yndigt land, the civil national Song. Kong Christian stod ved højen mast, which is mainly used for royal and military occasions.

“Der er et yndigt land” Commonly translated into English as “There is a lovely country”, is one of the national Song of Denmark.

English Translation:

There is a lovely country
it stands with broad beech
near [the] salty eastern beach [Salten Østerstand]
It winds itself in hill, valley,
it’s called old Denmark
and it is Freja hall

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