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Auf einen Totenacker hat mich mein Weg...

Language: German (Deutsch)

Auf einen Totenacker hat mich mein Weg gebracht;
Allhier will ich einkehren, hab' ich bei mir gedacht.
Ihr grünen Totenkränze könnt wohl die Zeichen sein,
Die müde Wand'rer laden ins kühle Wirtshaus ein.

Sind denn in diesem Hause die Kammern all' besetzt?
Bin matt zum Niedersinken, [und]1 tödlich schwer verletzt.
O unbarmherz'ge Schenke, doch weisest du mich ab?
Nun weiter denn, nur weiter, mein treuer Wanderstab!


Translation(s): CAT DUT ENG ENG FIN FRE FRI HEB ITA KOR SPA

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1 Schubert: "bin"

Submitted by Ofer Sheinberg

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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):

  • ENG English (Arthur Rishi) , title 1: "The inn", copyright ©, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
  • SPA Spanish (Español) (Saúl Botero Restrepo) , copyright © 2015, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
  • DUT Dutch (Nederlands) [singable] (Lau Kanen) , title 1: "De herberg", copyright © 2005, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
  • ITA Italian (Italiano) (Amelia Maria Imbarrato) , title 1: "La locanda", copyright © 2005, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
  • FRE French (Français) (Pierre Mathé) , title 1: "L'auberge", copyright © 2008, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
  • CAT Catalan (Català) (Salvador Pila) , title 1: "L'hostal", copyright © 2010, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
  • KOR Korean (한국어/조선말) [singable] (곽명규 Myung-Kew Kwack) , title 1: "여인숙", copyright © 2011, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
  • FRI Frisian [singable] (Pieter Wiersma) , title 1: "De Herberch", copyright © 2011, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
  • ENG English [singable] (David Paley) , title 1: "The inn", copyright © 2011, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
  • HEB Hebrew (עברית) (Max Mader) , title 1: "הפונדק", copyright © 2014, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
  • FIN Finnish (Suomi) [singable] (Erkki Pullinen) , copyright © 2015, (re)printed on this website with kind permission


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