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What does or the ramparts we watched were so gallantly streaming mean?
Last Updated: 13th June, 2021
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Furthermore, what does Rampart mean in the Star Spangled Banner?
plural noun: ramparts. 1. a defensive wall of a castle or walled city, having a broad top with a walkway and typically a stone parapet. synonyms: defensive wall, embankment, earthwork, parapet, breastwork, battlement, bulwark, outwork. "the castle's stony ramparts"
Beside above, what does O say can you see mean? 'By the dawn's early light' is saying 'by means of the dawn's early light'. This is a very basic meaning of the word 'by'. The poet is expressing the idea that it is the breaking of day (the beginning of daylight) which makes it possible to see the flag.
Consequently, what does take to the ramparts mean?
Definition of rampart. 1 : a protective barrier : bulwark. 2 : a broad embankment raised as a fortification and usually surmounted by a parapet. 3 : a wall-like ridge (as of rock fragments, earth, or debris)
What does the national anthem represent?
The national anthem, like other national symbols of a country, represents the tradition, history, and beliefs of a nation and its people. Hence, it helps evoke feelings of patriotism among the country's citizens and reminds them of their nation's glory, beauty, and rich heritage.