Videntes stellam Magi
gavisi sunt gaudio magno:
et intrantes domum
obtulerunt Domino aurum,
thus et myrrham.
Translation(s): ENG FIN GER
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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):
- FIN Finnish (Suomi) (Erkki Pullinen) , copyright © 2010, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
- GER German (Deutsch) (Bertram Kottmann) , title 1: "Als sie den Stern erblickten", copyright © 2015, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
- ENG English (Laura Prichard) , title 1: "Upon seeing the star", copyright © 2016, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
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Upon seeing the star
Language: English after the Latin
[Upon] seeing [the] star, [the] Magi
rejoiced in great joy:
and entering the house
they offered gold,
frankincense and myrrh.
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