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Songs in extinct languages

Created by phantasmagoria on 03 Mar 2018 | Last edited by phantasmagoria on 04 Jul 2018
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Alma Barroca    Sun, 04/03/2018 - 00:00

Thank you sooo much for this collection, Ellen! As I study endangered and already extinct languages, this for sure will be a very useful resource.

Let me suggest some songs in Tupi (the original language spoken in Brazil by the indigenous people before the Portuguese came):
https://lyricstranslate.com/en/christian-hymns-songs-artigos-da-f%C3%A9-...
https://lyricstranslate.com/en/christian-hymns-songs-salve-rainha-lyrics...
https://lyricstranslate.com/en/christian-hymns-songs-ave-maria-lyrics.html
https://lyricstranslate.com/en/lords-prayer-or%C3%A9-rub-lyrics.html

Higgs Boson    Sun, 04/03/2018 - 11:31

You could add many of Wardruna's songs in Old Norse.

Sciera    Mon, 05/03/2018 - 12:36

Akkadian: https://lyricstranslate.com/en/therion-siren-woods-lyrics.html
https://lyricstranslate.com/en/shaarimoth-current-11-lyrics.html
Germanic: https://lyricstranslate.com/en/heilung-maidjan-lyrics.html
Old Shelta: https://lyricstranslate.com/en/lords-prayer-mwilshas-gater-lords-prayer-...

And you could add all songs from these categories if you want:

https://lyricstranslate.com/en/language/middle-dutch
https://lyricstranslate.com/en/language/old-dutch
https://lyricstranslate.com/en/language/egyptian
https://lyricstranslate.com/en/language/english-middle-english
https://lyricstranslate.com/en/language/old-english
https://lyricstranslate.com/en/language/middle-french
https://lyricstranslate.com/en/language/french-old-french
https://lyricstranslate.com/en/language/german-middle-high-german
https://lyricstranslate.com/en/language/german-old-high-german
https://lyricstranslate.com/en/language/greek-classical
https://lyricstranslate.com/en/language/hungarian-old-hungarian
https://lyricstranslate.com/en/language/gothic
https://lyricstranslate.com/en/language/russian-old-church-slavonic
https://lyricstranslate.com/en/language/russian-old-russian
https://lyricstranslate.com/en/language/old-norsenorront
https://lyricstranslate.com/en/language/old-occitan
https://lyricstranslate.com/en/language/old-prussian
https://lyricstranslate.com/en/language/spanish-old-castillian
https://lyricstranslate.com/en/language/sumerian
https://lyricstranslate.com/en/language/swedish-old-swedish
https://lyricstranslate.com/en/language/tongan-old-tongan
https://lyricstranslate.com/en/language/middle-turkic