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The long night

Language: English

Mirie it is, while summer ilast,
With fugheles song.
Oc nu necheth windes blast
And weder strong
Ey! ey! what this night is long!
And ich, with well michel wrong,
Soregh and murne and fast.


Translation(s): IRI

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Submitted by Emily Ezust [Administrator]

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Musical settings (art songs, Lieder, mélodies, (etc.), choral pieces, and other vocal works set to this text), listed by composer (not necessarily exhaustive)

Available translations, adaptations, and transliterations (if applicable):

  • IRI Irish (Gaelic) [singable] (Gabriel Rosenstock) , title 1: "Meidhreach atá", copyright © 2015, (re)printed on this website with kind permission


Text added to the website: 2014-06-23.
Last modified: 2014-06-23 21:50:55
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Meidhreach atá

Language: Irish (Gaelic) after the English

Meidhreach atá, sé an samhradh é
Is ceol binn-éan;
Ach seo chugainn an ghaoth ghéar
Is gálaí tréan’.
Aidhe, aidhe, fad’ an oíche’, mo léan!
Seo mé is m’anamsa i bpéin
Buartha gan greim i mo bhéal.


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Text added to the website: 2015-01-09.
Last modified: 2015-01-09 17:18:41
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Word count: 37