by Alfred Mombert (1872 - 1942)
Translation © by Ferdinando Albeggiani

Schlafend trägt man mich
Language: German (Deutsch) 
Available translation(s): ENG FRE ITA NOR
Schlafend trägt man mich
in mein Heimatland.
Ferne komm' ich her,
über Gipfel, über Schlünde,
über ein dunkles Meer
in mein Heimatland.

About the headline (FAQ)

Confirmed with Alfred Mombert, Der Glühende, zweite veränderte Auflage, J.C.C.Bruns, Minden i.W., 1902, page 65.


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

  • ENG English (Jakob Kellner) , "Sleeping, I am carried", copyright ©, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
  • FRE French (Français) (Guy Laffaille) , "En dormant, je suis emporté", copyright © 2009, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
  • ITA Italian (Italiano) (Ferdinando Albeggiani) , "Addormentato mi portano", copyright © 2010, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
  • NOR Norwegian (Bokmål) (Marianne Beate Kielland) , copyright © 2008, (re)printed on this website with kind permission

Research team for this text: Jakob Kellner , Sharon Krebs [Guest Editor]

This text was added to the website between May 1995 and September 2003.
Line count: 6
Word count: 22

Addormentato mi portano
Language: Italian (Italiano)  after the German (Deutsch) 
Addormentato mi portano
verso la mia terra natale!
Vengo da lontano,
cime e abissi varcando,
ed il mare profondo,
verso la mia terra natale. 


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This text was added to the website: 2010-03-24
Line count: 6
Word count: 24