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Ein Blumenglöckchen vom Boden hervor

Language: German

Ein Blumenglöckchen 
Vom Boden hervor
War früh gesprosset
In lieblichem Flor;
Da kam ein Bienchen
Und naschte fein: --
Die müssen wohl beide 
Für einander sein.



Translation(s): ENG FRE ENG ITA

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 (Emily Ezust) , title 1: "Like to like", copyright ©
    * FRE French (Guy Laffaille) , title 1: "L'une pour l'autre", copyright © 2009, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
    * ENG English (Gary Bachlund) , title 1: "Two equals", copyright © 2009, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
    * ITA Italian (Ferdinando Albeggiani) , title 1: "L'una per l'altra", copyright © 2012, (re)printed on this website with kind permission

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Like to like

Language: English

A little flower-bell 
had sprouted early 
from the ground
with a lovely little flourish;
there came a little bee 
and sipped it delicately:
they must have been made 
for each other.



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Authorship

    * Translation from German to English copyright © by Emily Ezust,


    (emily at lieder dot net)

    Emily Ezust permits her translations to be reproduced without prior permission for printed (not online) student or faculty recital programs and free concerts, provided the following credit is given:

    Translation copyright © by Emily Ezust,
    from The Lied, Art Song, and Choral Texts Archive -- http://www.lieder.net/


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Text added to the website between May 1995 and September 2003.