Translation © by Guy Laffaille

Domine, labia mea aperies
Language: Latin 
Available translation(s): FRE
Domine, labia mea aperies,
et os meum annuntiabit laudem tuam.

Psalms 51:17


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

  • FRE French (Français) (Guy Laffaille) , "Seigneur, ouvre mes lèvres", 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: 2018-02-09 08:50:04
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Word count: 10

Seigneur, ouvre mes lèvres
Language: French (Français)  after the Latin 
Seigneur, ouvre mes lèvres
et ma bouche prononcera ta louange.


  • 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: 2018-02-09 00:00:00
Last modified: 2018-02-09 08:52:34
Line count: 2
Word count: 10