by Georg Friedrich Daumer (1800 - 1875)
Translation © by Erkki Pullinen

O die Frauen, o die Frauen
Language: German (Deutsch)  after the Unknown Language 
Available translation(s): CAT CHI DUT DUT 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, and transliterations (if applicable):

  • DUT Dutch (Nederlands) [singable] (Lau Kanen) , copyright © 2015, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
  • ENG English (Emily Ezust) , title 1: "O women, O women", copyright ©
  • DUT Dutch (Nederlands) (Pauline Kroger) , copyright © 2005, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
  • CHI Chinese (汉语 / 漢語) (Wilbur Lin) , title 1: "女人啊,女人啊", copyright © 2008, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
  • FRE French (Français) (Pierre Mathé) , title 1: "Ô les femmes, ô les femmes", copyright © 2008, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
  • CAT Catalan (Català) (Salvador Pila) , copyright © 2010, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
  • ITA Italian (Italiano) (Ferdinando Albeggiani) , title 1: "Oh le donne, le donne", copyright © 2012, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
  • FIN Finnish (Suomi) (Erkki Pullinen) , copyright © 2017, (re)printed on this website with kind permission


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Voi niitä naisia
Language: Finnish (Suomi)  after the German (Deutsch) 
Voi niitä naisia,
mitä onnea ne tuottavatkaan!
Aikaa sitten olisin ruvennut munkiksi,
ellei naisia olisi!

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  • Translation from German (Deutsch) to Finnish (Suomi) copyright © 2017 by Erkki Pullinen, (re)printed on this website with kind permission. To reprint and distribute this author's work for concert programs, CD booklets, etc., you must ask the copyright-holder(s) directly for permission. If you receive no response, you must consider it a refusal.

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Text added to the website: 2017-03-03 00:00:00
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