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Gestorben war ich vor Liebeswonne

Language: German

Gestorben war ich
Vor Liebeswonne;
Begraben lag ich
In ihren Armen;
[Erwecket]1 ward ich
Von ihren Küßen;
Den Himmel sah ich
In ihren Augen.



Translation(s): SPA FRE ENG

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1 Beer: "erweckt"

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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):
    * SPA Spanish (Wilson Hidalgo) , title 1: "Yo había muerto", copyright © 2007, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
    * FRE French (Pierre Mathé) , title 1: "Bienheureuse mort", copyright © 2010, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
    * ENG English (Sharon Krebs) , title 1: "Blissful death", copyright © 2011, (re)printed on this website with kind permission

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