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Language: Finnish (Suomi)

Päivä kullat kukkuroittaa
Siri-siri, sirkat soittaa
pikku Anterolle.

Nurmell' Antero jo nukkuu,
hiljaa heinät häilyy;
sinimetsän käki kukkuu,
pyhä päivä päilyy.

Äiti vaalii, vartioipi,
kestä, uni, kauan!
Äidin virpi vihannoipi,
kasvaa kultasauvan.

Aika vierii toisen verran,
vierii vinhoin rattain,
nousee kesänurmi kerran
taaton unta kattain.

Taaton unta, maammon unta,
uupunutta työtä;
eloon paras uneksunta
Anteron jää myötä.

Antero sen tehdä voipi,
paljon eemmäs ehtii.
Äidin virpi vihannoipi,
kultalehvät lehtii.

Submitted by Emily Ezust [Administrator]


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

Text added to the website: 2018-11-07 00:00:00.

Last modified: 2018-11-07 19:38:11

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