Obal, din lo coumbèlo
Language: Occitan 
Available translation(s): ENG FRE
Obal, din lo coumbèlo,
Tro lo lo lo lo lèro lô!
Obal, din lo coumbèlo,
L'y o un poumié d'omour.
 
Los très filhoy del Prince,
Tro lo lo lo lo lèro lô!
Los très filhoy del Prince,
L'y soun o l'oumbro dejiou.

N'y o duoy qué rizou è contou,
Tro lo lo lo lo lèro lô!
N'y o duoy qué rizou è contou,
L'autro plouro toutjiour.

Lou Prince ben li dire:
Tro lo lo lo lo lo lèro lô!
Lou Prince ben li dire:
"Pernette, qu’avez-vous?”

"Ne plouro pel leys amos 
Tro lo lo lo lo lo lèro lô! 
Ne plouro pel leys amos 
Des pauvres amourous!

"Qué soun morts l’un pel l’autro 
Tro lo lo lo lo lo lèro lô!
Qué soun morts l’un pel l’autro 
Per coumplayr’ o l’omour!"

Authorship

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, and transliterations (if applicable):

  • ENG English (Laura Prichard) , title 1: "Far away, down in the valley", copyright © 2016, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
  • FRE French (Français) (Laura Prichard) , title 1: "Au loin, là-bas dans la vallée", copyright © 2016, (re)printed on this website with kind permission


Researcher for this text: Emily Ezust [Administrator]

This text was added to the website between May 1995 and September 2003.
Line count: 24
Word count: 131