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Maienlob

Language: German (Deutsch)

Der edle Mai ist kommen,
Das hab ich wahrgenommen:
Die Blümlein zart in voller Blüte stehn,
Gras, Laub und Bäume sind lieblich anzusehn.

Die Zeit des edlen Maien
Tut alle Welt erfreuen:
Da hört man die Waldvöglein lieblich singen,
Daß es in den Bergen und Talen tut klingen.

Die Maizeit ich preise
Gleich einem Paradeise:
Da können sich im Grünen fein ergetzen
Zwei junge Lieblein, und mit einander schwätzen.


Note: could be the same as this text ?

Submitted by Sharon Krebs [Guest Editor]

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Text added to the website: 2009-08-25.
Last modified: 2017-10-11 12:39:24
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