by Hilja Onerva Madetoja, née Lehtinen (1882 - 1972), as L. Onerva

Saapuu hetki toivottuni
Language: Finnish (Suomi) 
Available translation(s): SPA
Saapuu hetki toivottuni,
Lankee uupuneeseen silmään
Kauan kangastellut uni.
Hyvät yöni heitän sille.
Yöhön käyvän sielun tähti
Viimeinen sa olit mulle.
Jo on hetki pilkkopimeen:
Siunaan sydämesi suuren,
Menen maata Herran nimeen.

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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)

Settings in other languages, adaptations, or excerpts:

  • Also set in German (Deutsch), a translation by Johannes Öhquist (1861 - 1949) ; composed by Erkki Gustaf Melartin.

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

  • SPA Spanish (Español) (Elisa Rapado) , "Buenas noches", copyright © 2020, (re)printed on this website with kind permission

Researcher for this text: Auditorium du Louvre

This text was added to the website between May 1995 and September 2003.
Line count: 9
Word count: 32