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Language: Polish (Polszczyzna)

Szynkareczko, szafareczko, bój się Boga, stój!
Tam się śmiejesz,
A tu lejesz miód na kaftan mój!

Nie daruję, wycałuję!
Jakie oczko, brew!
Nóżki małe, ząbki białe,
Hej! spali mnie krew!

Cóż tak bracie wciąż dumacie?
Bierz tam smutki czart!
Pełno nędzy
Ot, pij prędzej, świat tendiabła wart!

Piane nogi zbłądzą z drogi,
Cóż za wielki srom?
Krzykiem żony rozbudzony
Trafisz gdzie twój dom.

Pij, lub kijem się pobijem!
Biegnij dziewczę w czas,
By pogodzić, nie zaszkodzić,
Oblej miodem nas!

Translation(s): ENG GER GER GER


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 (Hyperion Records) , title 1: "A drinking song", copyright ©, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
    * GER German (Deutsch) [singable] (Ferdinand Gumbert) , title 1: "Bachanal"
    * GER German (Deutsch) [singable] (Wilhelm Henzen) , title 1: "Bachanal"
    * GER German (Deutsch) [singable] (Dr. G. Friedrich Reiss) , title 1: "Bachanal"

Text added to the website: 2003-12-07.

Notes about what "text verified" means can be found here.

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