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Quem É o Menino?

Translator: Adelina Cerqueira Leite

(no biographical information available about Adelina Cerqueira Leite.) Go to person page >

Author: W. Chatterton Dix

Dix, William Chatterton, son of John Dix, surgeon, of Bristol, author of the Life of Chatterton; Local Legends, &c, born at Bristol, June 14, 1837, and educated at the Grammar School of that city. Mr. Chatterton Dix's contributions to modern hymnody are numerous and of value. His fine Epiphany hymn, "As with gladness men of old,” and his plaintive ”Come unto Me, ye weary," are examples of his compositions, many of which rank high amongst modern hymns. In his Hymns of Love and Joy, 1861, Altar Songs, Verses on the Holy Eucharist, 1867; Vision of All Saints, &c, 1871; and Seekers of a City, 1878, some of his compositions were first published. The greater part, however, were contributed to Hymns Ancient & Modern; St. Raphaels Hymnbook, 186… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Quem é o menino que está nos braços
Title: Quem É o Menino?
English Title: What Child Is This?
Author: W. Chatterton Dix (c. 1865)
Translator: Adelina Cerqueira Leite (1946)
Meter: 10.8.10.9.7.10.8.8
Language: Portuguese
Publication Date: 1991
Copyright: Copyright translation 1990 JUERP. All rights reserved.
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