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Guten Abend, gut' Nacht

Language: German (Deutsch)

Guten Abend, gut' Nacht,
Von Englein bewacht.
Die zeigen im Traum
Dir Christkindleins Baum
[Droben im Paradies 
Schlaf nun selig uns süß]1.


Translation(s): DUT ENG FRE ITA POR SPA

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1 Brahms, Ives: "Schlaf nun selig und süß, / Schau im Traum's Paradies"

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

  • DUT Dutch (Nederlands) [singable] (Lau Kanen) , "Goedenavond, goedenacht", copyright © 2012, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
  • ENG English (Emily Ezust) , "Good evening, good night", copyright ©
  • FRE French (Français) (Pierre Mathé) , "Bonsoir, bonne nuit", copyright © 2012, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
  • ITA Italian (Italiano) (Amelia Maria Imbarrato) , "Buonasera, buonanotte", copyright © 2008, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
  • POR Portuguese (Português) (Axel Bergstedt) , copyright © 2016, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
  • SPA Spanish (Español) (unknown or anonymous translator) , "Buenas tardes, buenas noches", written 2009


Text added to the website: 2003-11-21 00:00:00.

Last modified: 2014-06-16 10:02:00

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Good evening, good night

Language: English after the German (Deutsch)

Good evening, good night,
Guarded by angels,
Who indicate to you by dream
The tree of the Christ child:
Sleep now blissfully and sweetly,
Behold Paradise in your dreams.


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Text added to the website: 2003-11-21 00:00:00.

Last modified: 2014-06-16 10:02:00

Line count: 6
Word count: 29