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Adieux à la France

Language: French (Français)

Adieu, plaisant pays de France,
ô ma patrie
La plus chérie,
Qui as nourri ma jeune enfance ;
Adieu, France ! adieu, mes beaux jours !
La nef qui disjoint nos amours
N'a cy de moi que la moitié ;
Une part te reste, elle est tienne.
Je la fie à ton amitié
Pour que de l?autre il te souvienne.


Translation(s): GER

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Submitted by Emily Ezust [Administrator]

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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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Text added to the website: 2003-11-02T00:00:00.
Last modified: 2014-06-16T10:01:57
Line count: 10
Word count: 60

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Ich zieh' dahin!

Language: German (Deutsch) after the French (Français)

Ich zieh' dahin!
Ade, mein fröhlich Frankenland,
Wo ich die liebste Heimath fand,
Du meiner Kindheit Pflegerin.
Ade, du Land, du schöne Zeit --
Mich trennt das Boot vom Glück so weit!
Doch trägt's die Hälfte nur von mir:
Ein Theil für immer bleibet dein,
Mein fröhlich Land, der sage dir,
Des Andern eingedenk zu sein! --


Translation(s): DUT ENG FIN

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About the headline (FAQ)

Confirmed with Rose und Distel, Poesien aus England und Schottland, übertragen von Giesbert Freiherrn Vincke, Dessau, Druck und Verlag von Gebrüder Katz, 1853, page 28.


Submitted by Sharon Krebs [Guest Editor]

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Based on
  • a text in French (Français) by Mary, Queen of Scots (1542 - 1586), "Adieux à la France"
      • This text was set to music by the following composer(s): Victor Massé. Go to the text.

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 or excerpts, and transliterations (if applicable):

  • DUT Dutch (Nederlands) [singable] (Lau Kanen) , "Afscheid van Frankrijk", copyright © 2012, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
  • ENG English (Sharon Krebs) , "Taking leave from France", subtitle: "By Mary Stuart. [original in] French", copyright ©, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
  • FIN Finnish (Suomi) (Erkki Pullinen) , "Jäähyväiset Ranskalle", copyright © 2010, (re)printed on this website with kind permission


Text added to the website: 2003-11-02T00:00:00.
Last modified: 2015-03-20T20:08:36
Line count: 10
Word count: 55