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Nepodvizhny'e zvyozdy'

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

Nepodvizhny' v nebe zvyozdy',
Veka i veka podryad
S lyubov`yu i toskoyu
Drug na druga glyadyat.

I rechi vedut chudesny'm,
Bogaty'm yazy'kom,
Tem samy'm, chto luchshim
Filologam ne znakom.

No mne ix rech` ponyatna,
Eyo ya by'stro postig:
Grammatikoj mosluzhil mne
Moej vozlyublennoj lik.

Ax, zvyozdy', protyanite,
Vy' k miloj volshebny'e niti
I skazhite, chto poe`t
Veren ej i shlyot privet.

Submitted by Dmitri Smirnov

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  • Also set in German (Deutsch), original text by Heinrich Heine (1797 - 1856) , no title, from Buch der Lieder, in Lyrisches Intermezzo, no. 8 RUS ENG FRE ENG by Johanna Kinkel, Mario Castelnuovo-Tedesco, Don Forsythe, Olivier Greif, Henry J. Lautz, Charles Fonteyn Manney, Theodor Raillard, Montague Fawcett Phillips, Oscar Strasnoy.
  • Also set in English, a translation by James Thomson (1834 - 1882) , title unknown, from The poetical works, published 1895 RUS FRE by John Joseph Becker.
  • Also set in English, a translation by Anonymous/Unidentified Artist , title unknown RUS FRE by Alfred Heller.
  • Also set in English, a translation by Charles Fonteyn Manney (1872 - 1951) , title unknown RUS FRE by Charles Fonteyn Manney.
  • Also set in English, a translation possibly by Montague Fawcett Phillips (1885 - 1969) RUS FRE by Montague Fawcett Phillips.
  • Also set in English, a translation by Anonymous/Unidentified Artist , title unknown RUS FRE by Holway Atkinson.

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