Language: Greek (Ελληνικά)
Φιλῶ γέροντα τερπνόν,
Φιλῶ νέον χορευτᾐν,
Ἄν δʹ ὁ γέρων χορεύη,
Τρίχας γέρων μέν έστιν,
Τἁς δἑ φρένας νεάζει.
Translation(s): ENG FRE GER
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Show a transliteration: DIN | ISO 843
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Settings in other languages:
- Also set in German (Deutsch), a translation by Gotthold Ephraim Lessing (1729 - 1781) , title 1: "Die 47ste Ode Anakreons", from Lieder [an adaptation] ENG FRE by Johann Friedrich Karl Lauer.
- Also set in English, a translation by Thomas Moore (1779 - 1852) , title 1: "Ode XXXIX", from Odes of Anacreon, no. 39, published 1880 [an adaptation] FRE GER by Alexander Campbell MacKenzie, Sir.
Other available translations, adaptations, and transliterations (if applicable):
- FRE French (Français) (Ernest Falconnet) , title 1: "Sur un vieillard", published 1847
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