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Language: Portuguese (Português)

La la la ly ah! La la la y ô!
Ta ly ly la yo!  Paou!  Para pá tá ra pa ta
Espingarda, Pá!
Faca de ponta!  tá!  La, la, la, yô!

Translation(s): ENG

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Submitted by T. P. (Peter) Perrin


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):

  • ENG English (Anonymous/Unidentified Artist) , title 1: "The Peasant Girl of Brazil"

Text added to the website: 2010-03-03.
Last modified: 2014-06-16 10:03:36
Line count: 4
Word count: 32

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The Peasant Girl of Brazil

Language: English after the Portuguese (Português)

La la la ly ah! La la la y o!
Ta ly ly la yo! Gun, pa!  
Rifle, pa!
Knife edge, ta!  Paou!

Submitted by Emily Ezust [Administrator]


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Text added to the website: 2010-03-03.
Last modified: 2015-09-15 14:10:22
Line count: 4
Word count: 23