by Sappho (flourished c610-c580 BCE)
Translation by Vyacheslav Ivanovich Ivanov (1866 - 1949)

Iz svadebnych pesen
Language: Russian (Русский)  after the Aeolic Greek 
Strojte krovel'ku vyše —
Svad'be slava!
trojte, plotniki, vyše,—
Svad'be slava!
Vchodit ženich, rovno bog-voevoda:
Muža roslago rostom on vyše.

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  • Also set in Polish (Polski), a translation by Janina Brzostowska (1897 - 1986) , copyright © FRE RUS ; composed by Andrzej Hundziak.

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