Translation © by Guy Laffaille

Adjuro vos, filiae Jerusalem
Language: Latin 
Available translation(s): FRE
Adjuro vos, filiae Jerusalem,
si inveneritis dilectum meum,
ut nuncietis ei,
quia amore langueo.

Song of Solomon 5:6; 2:14; 5:13; 5:8


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  • FRE French (Français) (Guy Laffaille) , "Je vous en supplie, filles de Jérusalem", copyright © 2018, (re)printed on this website with kind permission

Researcher for this text: Guy Laffaille [Guest Editor]

Text added to the website: 2018-02-05 00:00:00
Last modified: 2018-02-08 09:36:47
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Je vous en supplie, filles de Jérusalem
Language: French (Français)  after the Latin 
Je vous en supplie, filles de Jérusalem,
si vous rencontrez  mon chéri,
que je me meurs d'amour.


  • Translation from Latin to French (Français) copyright © 2018 by Guy Laffaille, (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: 2018-02-07 00:00:00
Last modified: 2018-02-07 09:05:50
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Word count: 18