Translation Singable translation by Johann Wolfgang von Goethe (1749 - 1832)

Τὸ ἀηδονάκι ποῦ ’λειπε
Language: Greek (Ελληνικά) 
Τὸ ἀηδονάκι ποῦ ’λειπε, 
κ’ ἦτον ξενιτευμένον,
Ἦρθε τὸν ἦχον νὰ εἰπῇ, 
ποῦ ἦτον μαθεμένον.

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Researcher for this text: Christakis Poumbouris

This text was added to the website: 2012-10-05
Line count: 4
Word count: 15

Die Nachtigall, sie war entfernt
Language: German (Deutsch)  after the Greek (Ελληνικά) 
Available translation(s): DUT ENG GRE ITA
Die Nachtigall, sie war entfernt,
Der Frühling lockt sie wieder;
Was neues hat sie nicht gelernt,
Singt alte, liebe Lieder.

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  • DUT Dutch (Nederlands) [singable] (Lau Kanen) , copyright © 2017, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
  • ENG English (Michael P. Rosewall) , "The nightingale", copyright © 2011, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
  • GRE Greek (Ελληνικά) [singable] (Christakis Poumbouris) , no title, copyright © 2012, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
  • ITA Italian (Italiano) (Ferdinando Albeggiani) , "L'usignolo", copyright © 2008, (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: 4
Word count: 20