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Beglückt, beglückt

Language: German (Deutsch)

Beglückt, beglückt,
Wer dich erblickt,
Und deinen Himmel trinket;
[Wem]1 dein Gesicht
Voll Engellicht
Den Gruß des Friedens winket.

Ein süsser Blick,
Ein Wink, ein Nick,
Glänzt mir wie Frühlingssonnen;
Den ganzen Tag
Sinn' ich ihm nach,
Und schweb' in Himmelswonnen.

Dein holdes Bild
Führt mich so mild
An sanfter Blumenkette;
In meinem Arm
Erwacht es warm,
Und geht mit mir zu Bette.

Beglückt, beglückt,
Wer dich erblickt,
Und deinen Himmel trinket;
[Wen]2 süsser Blick
Und Wink und Nick
Zum süssern Kusse winket.


Translation(s): CAT DUT ENG FRE

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A. Harder sets stanzas 1-3, 1

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Confirmed with Gedichte von Ludewig Heinrich Christoph Hölty. Besorgt durch seine Freunde Friederich Leopold Grafen zu Stolberg und Johann Heinrich Voß. Hamburg, bei Carl Ernst Bohn. 1783, pages 180-181.

This is the version of Hölty's poem heavily reworked by Voß. For the original version, see below.

1 Schubert (AGA): "Wenn"
2 Schubert: "Wem"

Submitted by Richard Morris and Peter Rastl [Guest Editor]

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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)

Another version of this text exists in the database.

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

  • CAT Catalan (Català) (Salvador Pila) , copyright © 2018, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
  • DUT Dutch (Nederlands) [singable] (Lau Kanen) , "De minnaar", copyright © 2009, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
  • ENG English (Emily Ezust) , "The lover", copyright ©
  • FRE French (Français) (Pierre Mathé) , copyright © 2009, (re)printed on this website with kind permission


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Heureux, heureux

Language: French (Français) after the German (Deutsch)

Heureux, heureux
Celui qui t'aperçoit
Et s'abreuve à ton ciel
Lorsque ton visage
Empli de la lumière des anges
D'un signe envoie un salut de paix.

Un doux regard
Un signe, un acquiescement
Brillent pour moi comme le soleil du printemps ;
Durant tout le jour
J'y repense
Et plane dans les délices célestes.

Ta gracieuse image
Me mènera avec bonté
A une douce chaîne de fleurs ;
La chaleur de mes bras
La réveillera
Et elle viendra avec moi au lit.

Heureux, heureux
Celui qui t'aperçoit
Et s'abreuve à ton ciel,
À qui un doux regard
Un signe, un acquiescement
Appellent des doux baisers.


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