Translation by Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky (1840 - 1893)

Es hat die Rose sich beklagt
Language: German (Deutsch)  after the Azerbaijani (Azərbaycan dili) 
Available translation(s): FRE
Es hat die Rose sich beklagt,
Daß gar zu schnell der Duft [vergehe]1
Den ihr den Lenz gegeben habe.
Da hab' ich ihr zum Trost gesagt,
Daß er durch meine Lieder wehe,
Und [dort]2 ein ew'ges Leben habe.

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1 Urspruch: "verwehe"
2 Mandyczewski: "drin"

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  • ENG English [singable] (Constance Bache) (William Stigand, né Stigant) , "The rose"
  • FRE French (Français) (Guy Laffaille) , copyright © 2016, (re)printed on this website with kind permission


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Mne rozan zhalobno skazal
Language: Russian (Русский)  after the German (Deutsch) 
Mne rozan zhalobno skazal:
"Ne dolgo ja dushist byvaju:
vesna projdjot, i umiraju."
Ja v uteshen'e otvechal,
chto zhizn' jego oberegaju
i v pesne k zhizni vozvrashchaju.

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