Translation © by David Wyatt

Memento homo
Language: Latin 
Available translation(s): ENG
Memento homo quod cinis es, 
et in cinerem reverteris.

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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)

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

  • ENG English (David Wyatt) , title 1: "Remember, o man", copyright © 2012, (re)printed on this website with kind permission


Researcher for this text: David Wyatt

Text added to the website: 2012-07-06 00:00:00
Last modified: 2014-06-16 10:04:59
Line count: 2
Word count: 9

Remember, o man
Language: English  after the Latin 
Remember, o man, that you are dust,
and to dust shall you return.

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  • Translation from Latin to English copyright © 2012 by David Wyatt, (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.
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Text added to the website: 2012-07-06 00:00:00
Last modified: 2014-06-16 10:04:59
Line count: 2
Word count: 13