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γλύκηα μᾶτερ, οὔτοι δύναμαι κρέκην τὸν...

Language: Aeolic Greek

γλύκηα μᾶτερ, οὔτοι δύναμαι κρέκην τὸν ἴστον
πόθῳ δάμεισα παῖδος βραδίναν δι' Ἀφροδίταν


Translation(s): ENG ENG ENG FRE GER GER GER POL RUS

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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)

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Other available translations, adaptations or excerpts, and transliterations (if applicable):

  • ENG English (Henry Thornton Wharton)
  • FRE French (Français) (Guy Laffaille) , copyright © 2012, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
  • GER German (Deutsch) (Richard Zoozmann) , "Liebespein" [an adaptation]


Text added to the website: 2012-02-20.
Last modified: 2014-06-16 10:04:47
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Word count: 13

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Ich kann nicht, süße Mutter

Language: German (Deutsch) after the Aeolic Greek

Ich kann nicht, süße Mutter,
Nicht mein Gewebe weben.
Mich quält ein schöner Knabe,
Die böse Liebe quält mich.


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Confirmed with J. G. von Herder's Ausgewählte Werke in einem Bande, Stuttgart und Tübingen, J.G. Cotta'scher Verlag, 1844, page 331.


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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)


Text added to the website: 2018-12-03.
Last modified: 2018-12-03 14:34:37
Line count: 4
Word count: 19