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Der drager ved nat over havet

Language: Norwegian (Bokmål)

Der drager ved nat over havet
et stemmekor,
en sang saa stor -
stiger fra bølgevrimlen
svulmende op imod himlen.

Jeg sidder og lytter og lytter,
ser ud, [ser ud,
aa Gud,]1 aa Gud,
nattens brusende orgel
spiller Vorherre paa!


Translation(s): FRE

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1 omitted by Backer-Grøndahl

Submitted by Ferdinando Albeggiani

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  • FRE French (Français) (Pierre Mathé) , title unknown, copyright © 2012, (re)printed on this website with kind permission


Text added to the website: 2007-10-04.
Last modified: 2014-06-16 10:02:29
Line count: 10
Word count: 40

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