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Wojak

Language: Polish (Polszczyzna)

Rży mój gniady, ziemię grzebie,
Puśćie, czas już, czas!
Ciebie, ojcze, matko, ciebie,
Siostry, żegnam was!

Z wiatrem, z wiatrem! niech drżąwrogi,
Krwawy stoczym bój!
Raźni, zdrowi wrócim z drogi,
Z wiatrem, koniu mój!

Tak, tak, dobrze! na zawody!
Jeśli polec mam!
Koniu, sam, do tej zagrody,
Wolny wróć tu sam!

Słyszę jeszcze sióstr wołanie,
Zwróć się koniu, stój!
Nie chcesz? Lećże, niech się stanie!
Leć na krwawy bój!



Translation(s): ENG GER GER GER

Submitted by Gerhard Dangel

Authorship

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: "The warrior", copyright ©, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
    * GER German (Deutsch) [singable] (Ferdinand Gumbert) , title 1: "Der Reitersmann vor der Schlacht"
    * GER German (Deutsch) [singable] (Wilhelm Henzen) , title 1: "Der Reitersmann vor der Schlacht"
    * GER German (Deutsch) [singable] (Dr. G. Friedrich Reiss) , title 1: "Der Reitersmann vor der Schlacht"

Text added to the website: 2003-12-27.

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