by Eduard Mörike (1804 - 1875)

Der König bei der Krönung
Language: German (Deutsch) 
Available translation(s): CAT ENG FRE ITA
Dir angetrauet am Altare,
O Vaterland, wie bin ich dein!
Laß für das Rechte mich und Wahre
Nun Priester oder Opfer sein!

Geuß auf mein Haupt, Herr, deine Schale,
Ein köstlich Öl des Friedens, aus,
Daß ich wie eine Sonne strahle
Dem Vaterland und meinem Haus!

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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 or excerpts, and transliterations (if applicable):

  • CAT Catalan (Català) (Salvador Pila) , "El rei al seu coronament", copyright © 2014, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
  • ENG English (Emily Ezust) , "The king at his coronation", copyright ©
  • FRE French (Français) (Guy Laffaille) , "Le roi à son couronnement", copyright © 2014, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
  • ITA Italian (Italiano) (Ferdinando Albeggiani) , "Il re durante l'incoronazione", copyright © 2011, (re)printed on this website with kind permission


Researcher for this text: Emily Ezust [Administrator]

Text added to the website between May 1995 and September 2003.
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