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Von den Nummern

Language: German (Deutsch)

Eins dideldum, zwei dideldum,
Drei vier fünf sechs dideldum,
Sieb'n dideldum, acht dideldum,
Neun dideldum, zehn dideldum,
Elf dideldum, zwölf didel didel
Didel dideldum, zwölf dideldum,
Elf dideldum, zehn dideldum,
Neun dideldum, acht dideldum,
Sieb'n sechs fünf vier dideldum
Drei dideldum, zwei dideldum,
Eins didel dideldum.

Translation(s): ENG

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Submitted by Sharon Krebs [Guest Editor]


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):

  • ENG English (Sharon Krebs) , title 1: "About the numbers", copyright © 2015, (re)printed on this website with kind permission

Text added to the website: 2009-12-21.
Last modified: 2015-06-03 13:09:14
Line count: 11
Word count: 46

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About the numbers

Language: English after the German (Deutsch)

One deedledum, two deedledum,
Three four five six deedledum,
Sev'n deedledum, eight deedledum,
Nine deedledum, ten deedledum,
Eleven deedledum, twelve deedle deedle,
Deedle deedledum, twelve deedledum,
Eleven deedledum, ten deedledum,
Nine deedledum, eight deedledum,
Sev'n six five four deedledum,
Three deedledum, two deedledum,
One deedle deedledum.

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Text added to the website: 2015-06-03.
Last modified: 2015-06-04 22:25:05
Line count: 11
Word count: 46