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Wiegenlied

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

So bete mein Kind, und schlaf' dann in Ruh'
Und schliesse die blauen Guckaügelein zu!
Die Lämmchen sind jetzt müd' und matt
Und suchen ihre Lagerstatt,
Summ, summ, summ, summ, summ, summ, summ.

Der Vogel flog zum Dornenstrauch
Und weil es Nacht ist, schläft er auch.
Die Sterne glänzen hell und klar,
Es kommt von dort, der Engel Schar
Summ, summ, summ, summ, summ, summ, summ.

Es kommt auch einer her und wacht
An deinem Bettchen, die ganze Nacht
Er breitet seine Flügel aus
Und rufet: Gott schütze dieses Haus
Summ, summ, summ, summ, summ, summ, summ.

So bete mein Kind, und schlaf' dann in Ruh'!
Schliesse die müden Guckaügelein zu,
So bete mein Kind, und schlafe in Ruh'!
Und schliesse die blauen Guckaügelein zu!


Translation(s): ENG

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Submitted by Joanna Lonergan

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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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  • ENG English (Sharon Krebs) , title 1: "Lullaby", copyright © 2006, (re)printed on this website with kind permission


Text added to the website: 2005-03-24.
Last modified: 2014-06-16 10:02:13
Line count: 19
Word count: 125

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