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Una donna fra l'altre

Language: Italian (Italiano)

Una donna fra l'altre onesta e bella
vidi nel coro di bellezza adorno
l'armi vibrar, mover il piede intorno,
feritrice d'amor, d'amor rubella.

Uscìan dal caro viso auree quadrella,
e 'n quella notte che fe' invidia e scorno
col sol de' suoi belli occhi al chiaro giorno,
si rese ogni alma spettatrice ancella.

Non diede passo allor che non ferisse,
né girò ciglio mai che non sanasse,
né vi fur cor che 'l suo ferir fugisse;

non ferì alcun che risanar bramasse,
né fu sanato alcun che non languisse,
né fu languente alfin che non l'amasse.

Translation(s): FRE

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Submitted by Emily Ezust [Administrator]


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: "Une dame honnĂȘte et belle parmi les autres", copyright © 2016, (re)printed on this website with kind permission

Text added to the website: 2008-09-03 00:00:00.
Last modified: 2014-06-16 10:02:53
Line count: 14
Word count: 96

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