Birgitte K. Boye

Birgitte K. Boye
Short Name: Birgitte K. Boye
Full Name: Boye, Birgitte K. (Katerine) 1742-1824
Birth Year: 1742
Death Year: 1824

Birgitte was born on March 7, 1742, in Gen­tofte, Den­mark. She was the daughter of Jens Jo­han­sen. Boye mar­ried a su­preme court judge in Co­pen­ha­gen, Den­mark. She found time to study German, French and English and translated hymns into Danish from these languages. As a hym­nist, she was in­volved with Guld­bergs og Har­boes Psalm­e­bog (Ove Guld­berg’s and Lud­vig Har­boe’s Psalt­er), to which she con­trib­ut­ed 146 hymns. She al­so pro­duced "na­tion­al dra­ma­tic writ­ing." She died on Oc­to­ber 17, 1824.

Sources: Julian, p. 1001 & Stulken, p. 145


Texts by Birgitte K. Boye (28)sort descendingAsInstances
De knælede med ja mod jaBirgitte K. Boye (Author)5
Den Helt, som knuste Dødens MagtBirgitte K. Boye (Author)4
Den tröst er storBirgitte K. Boye (Author)5
Der staar en Mand og takker GudBirgitte Boye (Author)3
Det er fuldbragtBirgitte Boye (Author)3
Dit ord, o Gud, sum duggen kvægerBirgitte K. Boye (Author)1
Du ledte frem ved Almagts BudBirgitte K. Boye (Author)5
Forsøm dog ei din SalighedBirgitte K. Boye (Author)3
Forsøm ei Herrens MenighedBirgitte K. Boye (Author)2
Han er opstanden, store budBirgitte K. Boye (Author)6
He is arisen! Glorious Word!B. K. Boye, 1791-1853 (Author)16
Her, uden Sky og SkyggeBirgitte K. Boye (Author)4
Holy Spirit, God of love, Who our night dost brightenBirgitte K. Boye (Author)4
Hvor blev Guds Jord et deiligt StedBirgitte K. Boye (Author)1
Jeg er frelst og dyrekjøbtBirgitte K. Boye (Translator)3
Jeg har af Hjertens Grund afsagtBirgitte Boye (Translator)3
Jesus græd, fald paa mit hjerteBirgitte K. Boye (Author)5
Jesus staar og rækker HænderBirgitte K. Boye (Author)4
Laŭ Via vort' kreiĝis am'Birgitte Cathrine Boye, 1742-1824 (Author)2
Nakambanao, ry Tompo o!Brigitte C. Boye (Author)2
O Light of God's most wondrous loveB. K. Boye, 1742-1824 (Author)6
O Lue fra Guds kjærlighedBirgitte K. Boye (Author)6
Os er idag en Frelser føddBirgitte K. Boye (Author)7
Our Lord is risen from the dead, And rays of gloryBirgitte Cathrine Boye, 1742 - 1824 (Author)2
Rejoice, rejoice this happy mornB. K. Boye, 1742-1824 (Author)17
Ry Lela afo MasinaBrigitte C. Boyce (Author)2
Se, jeg er med blandt deres TalBirgitte K. Boye (Author)4
With a great and precious priceBirgitte K. Boye (Author)2
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