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Language: Polish (Polski)

Smutno niańki ci śpiewały,
A ja już kochałem,
A na lewy palecmały
Srebrny pierścień dałem.

Pobrali dziewczęta drudzy, 
Ja wiernie kochałem,
Przyszedł młody chłopiec cudzy,
Choć ja pierścień dałem.

Muzykantów zaproszono,
Na godach śpiewałem!
Innego zostałaś żoną,
Ja zawsze kochałem.

Dziś dziewczęta mnie wyśmiały,
Gorzko zapłakałem:
Próżnom wierny był i stały,
Próżno pierścień dałem.

Translation(s): FRE GER GER GER GER GER

List of language codes

Submitted by Gerhard Dangel


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

Settings in other languages or adaptations:

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

  • GER German (Deutsch) [singable] (Dr. G. Friedrich Reiss) , title 1: "Das Ringlein"
  • GER German (Deutsch) [singable] (Robert Hirschfeld) , title 1: "Das Ringlein"
  • GER German (Deutsch) [singable] (Max Kalbeck) , title 1: "Das Ringlein"
  • GER German (Deutsch) (Ingrid Schmithüsen) (Janusz Mordasiewicz) , title 1: "Das Ringlein", copyright © 2013, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
  • FRE French (Français) (Guy Laffaille) , title 1: "L'anneau", copyright ©, (re)printed on this website with kind permission

Text added to the website: 2003-12-27.
Last modified: 2014-06-16 10:02:02
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