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Плач об умершем младенце

Language: Russian (Русский) after the Yiddish (יידיש)

Солнце и дождик,
Сиянье и мгла.
Туман опустился,
Померкла луна.

Кого родила она?
Мальчика, мальчика.
А как назвали?
Мойшелэ, Мойшелэ.
А в чём качали Мойшелэ?
В люльке.
А чем кормили?
Хлебом да луком.
А где схоронили?
В могиле.
Ой, мальчик в могиле, в могиле!
Мойшелэ, в могиле, ой!


Translation(s): FRE

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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)

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

  • FRE French (Français) (Guy Laffaille) , title 1: "Lamentation pour un enfant mort", copyright © 2008, (re)printed on this website with kind permission


Text added to the website: 2003-11-02.
Last modified: 2016-12-09 13:59:34
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Word count: 48

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Lamentation pour un enfant mort

Language: French (Français) after the Russian (Русский)

Soleil et pluie,
Lumière et brume,
Le brouillard est descendu,
La lune s'est assombrie.

A qui a-t-elle donné naissance ?
Un garçon, un garçon,
Et comment l'appela-t-on ?
Moyshele, Moyshele.

Et dans quoi Moyshele fut-il bercé ?
Dans un berceau.
Et avec quoi l'a-t-on nourri ?
Avec du pain et des oignons.

Et où l'a-t-on enterré ?
Dans une tombe.
Oy, le garçon dans une tombe, dans une tombe !
Moyshele dans une tombe, oy !


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Text added to the website: 2008-07-02.
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