Translation © by Lau Kanen

So lange Schönheit wird bestehn
Language: German (Deutsch) 
Available translation(s): DUT ENG
So lange Schönheit wird bestehn,
so lang' auf Erden Augen sehn,
wirst du der Liebe nicht entgehn.


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

  • DUT Dutch (Nederlands) [singable] (Lau Kanen) , "Zolang er schoonheid zal bestaan", copyright © 2015, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
  • ENG English (Emily Ezust) , copyright © 2015

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Text added to the website: 2005-08-29 00:00:00
Last modified: 2014-06-16 10:02:14
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Zolang er schoonheid zal bestaan
Language: Dutch (Nederlands)  after the German (Deutsch) 
Zolang er schoonheid zal bestaan,
Zolang er ogen gadeslaan,
Zul jij niet zonder liefde gaan.


  • Singable translation from German (Deutsch) to Dutch (Nederlands) copyright © 2015 by Lau Kanen, (re)printed on this website with kind permission. To reprint and distribute this author's work for concert programs, CD booklets, etc., you may ask the copyright-holder(s) directly or ask us; we are authorized to grant permission on their behalf. Please provide the translator's name when contacting us.

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Text added to the website: 2015-12-02 00:00:00
Last modified: 2015-12-02 13:04:02
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Word count: 15