by Josef Wenzig (1807 - 1876)
Translation © by Amelia Maria Imbarrato

Sehnsucht
Language: German (Deutsch)  after the Czech (Čeština) 
Available translation(s): DUT ENG FRE ITA
Hinter jenen dichten Wäldern
Weilst du meine Süßgeliebte
Weit ach weit, weit ach weit!
Berstet ihr Felsen,
Ebnet euch Täler,
Daß ich ersehe,
Daß ich erspähe
Meine ferne, süße Maid!

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

  • ENG English (Emily Ezust) , title 1: "Yearning", copyright ©
  • ITA Italian (Italiano) (Amelia Maria Imbarrato) , title 1: "Desiderio", copyright © 2007, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
  • FRE French (Français) (Guy Laffaille) , title 1: "Nostalgie", copyright © 2012, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
  • DUT Dutch (Nederlands) [singable] (Lau Kanen) , title 1: "Hunkering", copyright © 2014, (re)printed on this website with kind permission


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Desiderio
Language: Italian (Italiano)  after the German (Deutsch) 
Di là da quei folti boschi
sei tu, mia adorata,
lontano, ah, lontano lontano...!
Fendetevi, rocce,
sollevatevi, valli,
che io la veda,
che io la scorga,
la mia lontana, soave amata!

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Text added to the website: 2007-04-29 00:00:00
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