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O rubor sanguinis qui de excelso illo fluxisti quod divinitas tetigit: tu flos es quem hyems de flatu serpentis numquam lesit.
- by Hildegard von Bingen (1098 - 1179) [author's text not yet checked against a primary source]
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- FRE French (Français) (Guy Laffaille) , title 1: "Ô rougeur du sang", copyright © 2009, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
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This text was added to the website: 2009-01-18
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Ô rougeur du sang, toi qui coules de la hauteur que la divinité a touchée : tu es la fleur que l'hiver issu du souffle du serpent n'a jamais blessée.
- Translation from Latin to French (Français) copyright © 2009 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.
This text was added to the website: 2009-01-21
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