by Anonymous / Unidentified Author
Translation © by Otto Stolz

Signor Abbate
Language: Italian (Italiano) 
Available translation(s): DUT GER
Signor Abbate1! Io sono,
Io sono, Io sono ammalato.
Santo Padre, vieni e date2 mi
la benedizione, la benedezione.
 
Hol' Sie der Teufel, wenn Sie nicht kommen,
hol' Sie der Teufel!

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1 Otto Stolz notes that this is normally written "Abate"
2 Otto Stolz notes that the correct Italian would be either "vièni e da'" or "venite e date".

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

  • DUT Dutch (Nederlands) (Lidy van Noordenburg) , title 1: "Heer Abt", copyright © 2009, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
  • GER German (Deutsch) (Otto Stolz) , title 1: "Herr Abbé", copyright © 2013, (re)printed on this website with kind permission


Researcher for this text: Lidy van Noordenburg

This text was added to the website: 2009-03-25
Line count: 6
Word count: 31

Herr Abbé
Language: German (Deutsch)  after the Italian (Italiano) 
Herr Abbé, ich bin, 
ich bin, ich bin krank.
Heiliger Vater, kommen Sie und gebt1 mir 
den Segen, den Segen.

Hol' Sie der Teufel, wenn Sie nicht kommen,
Hol' Sie der Teufel!

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1 [sic] ; «vièni e da'» would be "kommen Sie und geben Sie" ; «venite e date» would be "kommt und gebt".


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This text was added to the website: 2013-09-16
Line count: 6
Word count: 32