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Laudate pueri Dominum laudate nomen...

Language: Latin

1 [Alleluja]1 Laudate, pueri, Dominum; laudate nomen Domini.
2 Sit nomen Domini benedictum ex hoc nunc et usque in sæculum.
3 A solis ortu usque ad occasum laudabile nomen Domini.
4 Excelsus super omnes gentes Dominus, [et]2 super caelos gloria eius.
5 Quis sicut Dominus Deus noster, qui in altis habitat,
6 Et humilia respicit in caelo et in terra?
7 Suscitans a terra inopem, et de stercore erigens pauperem :
8 Ut collocet eum cum principibus, cum principibus populi sui.
9 Qui habitare facit sterilem in domo, matrem filiorum lætantem.



Translation(s): ENG DUT FRE
W. Byrd sets lines 1-2

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1 omitted by Byrd and Couperin
2 omitted by Nees.

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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)

This text (or a part of it) is used in a work Available translations, adaptations, and transliterations (if applicable):
    * ENG English (Bible or other Sacred Texts) , "Psalm 113"
    * DUT Dutch (Wim Reedijk) , "Psalm 113", copyright ©, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
    * FRE French (Guy Laffaille) , title unknown, copyright © 2009, (re)printed on this website with kind permission

Text added to the website: 2003-10-12.

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