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Tu vai dicendo ch'io non son regina

Language: Italian (Italiano)

Tu vai dicendo ch'io non son regina:
Né anche tu se' figliol del re di Spagna.
Bello, quando ti levi la mattina,
Le tue carrozze non vanno in campagna.
Tu vieni a minchionar la mia bassezza.
La povertà non guasta gentilezza.
Tu vieni a minchionar l'esser mio:
Poi va' per terra te, come vo' io.


Translation(s): GER

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Text added to the website: 2004-01-17 00:00:00.
Last modified: 2014-06-16 10:02:03
Line count: 8
Word count: 55

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Du sagst mir, daß ich keine Fürstin sei;

Language: German (Deutsch) after the Italian (Italiano)

Du sagst mir, daß ich keine Fürstin sei;
Auch du bist nicht auf Spaniens Thron entsprossen.
Nein, Bester, stehst du auf bei Hahnenschrei,
Fährst du aufs Feld und nicht in Staatskarossen.
  Du spottest mein um meine Niedrigkeit,
Doch Armut tut dem Adel nichts zu Leid.
  Du spottest, daß mir Krone fehlt und Wappen,
Und fährst doch selber nur mit Schusters Rappen.


Translation(s): ENG FRE

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

  • ENG English (Donna Bareket) , title 1: "You tell me that I am no princess", copyright ©, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
  • FRE French (Fran├žais) (Guy Laffaille) , title unknown, copyright © 2010, (re)printed on this website with kind permission


Text added to the website: 2004-01-17 00:00:00.
Last modified: 2014-06-16 10:02:03
Line count: 8
Word count: 61