by Manuel Bandeira (1886 - 1968)

Teu nome
Language: Portuguese (Português) 
Available translation(s): ENG
Teu nome, voz das sereias,
Teu nome, o meu pensamento,
Escrevi-o nas areias, na água,
Escrevi-o no vento.


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 or excerpts, and transliterations (if applicable):

  • ENG English (Mirna Rubim) , "Your Name", copyright ©, (re)printed on this website with kind permission

Researcher for this text: Mirna Rubim

This text was added to the website between May 1995 and September 2003.
Line count: 4
Word count: 18