by Georg Friedrich Daumer (1800 - 1875)
Translation © by Lau Kanen

O die Frauen, o die Frauen
Language: German (Deutsch)  after the Unknown Language 
Available translation(s): AFR CAT CHI DUT DUT ENG ENG FIN FRE ITA
O die Frauen, o die Frauen,
wie sie Wonne tauen!
Wäre lang ein Mönch geworden,
wären nicht die Frauen!

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

  • AFR Afrikaans [singable] (Robert Schall) , copyright © 2020, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
  • CAT Catalan (Català) (Salvador Pila) , copyright © 2010, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
  • CHI Chinese (中文) (Wilbur Lin) , "女人啊,女人啊", copyright © 2008, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
  • DUT Dutch (Nederlands) (Pauline Kroger) , copyright © 2005, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
  • DUT Dutch (Nederlands) [singable] (Lau Kanen) , copyright © 2015, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
  • ENG English (Emily Ezust) , "O women, O women", copyright ©
  • ENG English [singable] (Robert Schall) , copyright © 2020, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
  • FIN Finnish (Suomi) (Erkki Pullinen) , copyright © 2017, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
  • FRE French (Français) (Pierre Mathé) , "Ô les femmes, ô les femmes", copyright © 2008, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
  • ITA Italian (Italiano) (Ferdinando Albeggiani) , "Oh le donne, le donne", copyright © 2012, (re)printed on this website with kind permission


Researcher for this text: Emily Ezust [Administrator]

This text was added to the website between May 1995 and September 2003.
Line count: 4
Word count: 19

O de vrouwen, o de vrouwen
Language: Dutch (Nederlands)  after the German (Deutsch) 
O de vrouwen, o de vrouwen,
Hoe zij zoetheid dauwen!
'k Was al monnik lang geworden,
Waren er geen vrouwen!

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This text was added to the website: 2015-03-23
Line count: 4
Word count: 20