Translation by Bernhardine Schulze-Smidt (1846 - 1920), as Ernst Oswald

Tulpe
Language: German (Deutsch)  after the Turkish (Türkçe) 
Purpurmund, sammetne Augen,
stolze Tulpe, des Gartens Zier,
neige dich, Schlanke, der Glutbegier,
Wonne zu saugen!

Feuerblume, o wisse:
Besser wär' es der Lieb' und dir,
neigtest zu zagende Lippen mir,
gleich der Narzisse!

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Musical settings (art songs, Lieder, mélodies, (etc.), choral pieces, and other vocal works set to this text), listed by composer (not necessarily exhaustive)


Researcher for this text: Johann Winkler

This text was added to the website: 2020-05-09
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Word count: 34