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Semiramide regina dell'Assiria

Word count: 35

Opera by Niccolo Porpora (1686 - 1768)

French (Français) translation: Sémiramis reine d'Assyrie

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. Come nave in ria tempesta [ sung text checked 1 time]

Language: Italian (Italiano)

Translation(s): FRE

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  • FRE French (Français) (Guy Laffaille) , "Comme un navire dans une tempête mauvaise", copyright © 2017, (re)printed on this website with kind permission


Come nave in ria tempesta
combattuto è il mio pensiero,
che risolvere non so.
In qual parte io volgo il ciglio
veggo orror, veggo periglio,
nel crudel cimento e fiero
(giusto Ciel) che far dovrò!


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