Mythologie

Created by Sarasvati on 06 Apr 2019 | Collaborator: Guernes | Last edited by Sarasvati on 31 Dec 2020
Mythologie

Songs with mythological references

Vénus Callipyge

Song language:  Portuguese

Artist:  Luiza Neto Jorge

Translation:  French

Ulisse et les sirènes

Song language:  Spanish

Artist:  Lope de Vega

Translations:  EnglishFrenchItalian

Song language:  English

Artist:  Abney Park

Translations:  FrenchSpanish

-"Ca vient de l'opéra de Purcell "King Arthur". De l'anglais du 17ème siècle
L'histoire c'est Cupidon qui essaye d'invoquer le génie du froid pour aider Arthur à vaincre ses ennemis (en gros)" Pierre

Song language:  English

Artist:  Klaus Nomi

Translations:  FrenchGermanGreekItalian   2 more

Song language:  English

Artist:  Blind Guardian

Translations:  FrenchTurkish

referencia al mito de Orfeo y Eurídice

Song language:  Polish

Artist:  Anna German

Translations:  CroatianDutchEnglishFrench   4 more

referencia al mito de Ícaro - en esta canción se entiende que el suicida pierde la vida por haberse precipitado desde una altura

Song language:  Polish

Artist:  RSC

Translations:  EnglishHebrew

Sísifo

Song language:  Portuguese

Artist:  Carlos Machado

Translations:  FrenchItalianSpanish

Song language:  English

Artist:  Pagan Songs and Chants

Translations:  AlbanianCroatianCzechDutch   12 more

Song language:  German

Artist:  Nachtblut

Translations:  EnglishRussianSpanish

la déesse lettonne Mâra

Song language:  Latvian

Artist:  Marie N

Translations:  EnglishFrench

Song language:  Italian

Artist:  Lucio Dalla

Translations:  EnglishSpanish

Thor

Song language:  English

Artist:  Brothers of Metal

Translations:  FrenchGermanItalianPortuguese   4 more

Song language:  French

Artist:  Georges Brassens

Translations:  BretonSpanish

Icare

Song language:  Russian

Artist:  Gasnet Svet (Fading Light)

Translation:  English

Song language:  Russian

Artist:  Aria

Translation:  English

Cihuacoatl

Song language:  Spanish

Artist:  Lila Downs

Translation:  French

La dame du lac

Song language:  English

Artist:  Rainbow

Translations:  GermanRussian

Pour lesYoruba, peuple du Bénin et du Nigeria, la divinité majeure est Olorun, ou Olodumaré, dieu du Ciel qui règne sur 400 Orisha (divinités secondaires) et sur les esprits de la nature. Chez les Bamileke, elle est nommée Si. Au Burundi et au Rwanda elle porte le nom d’Imana ; pour les Peul elle se nomme Gueno ; pour les Sérères du Sénégal, Roog Sène ; pour les Douala, Nyambe ; pour les Malinké et les Bambara, Mangala ; pour les Massaïs, Ngai. Une divinité du même type existe également dans les croyances d’autres peuples africains tels ceux du Kenya, de la Tanzanie et de l’Éthiopie. Au Mozambique, l’Être suprême est connu sous le nom de Muluku.

Song languages:  English, Yoruba

Artist:  Tiwa Savage

Monstre marin à plusieurs tête
https://fr.wikipedia.org/wiki/L%C3%A9viathan

Song language:  English

Artist:  Alestorm

Translations:  ItalianSpanish

Reference to the mythical hero Ilmarinen

Song language:  Finnish

Artist:  Korpiklaani

Translation:  English

Reference to the mythical ferryman who transports souls to the realm of the dead

Song language:  Finnish

Artist:  PMMP

Translations:  EnglishFrenchHungarianRussian   2 more

Reference to the witch Louhi

Song language:  Finnish

Artist:  Korpiklaani

Translations:  EnglishRussian

Reference to the story of Väinämöinen and Joukahainen

Song language:  Finnish

Artist:  Päivi Hirvonen

Translation:  English

Song language:  Spanish

Artist:  Homère

Translation:  French

Merlin

Song languages:  Catalan, Latin

Artist:  Hèctor Vila

Translations:  EnglishFrenchGerman

Song language:  English

Artist:  Uriah Heep

Translations:  ArabicCroatianEstonianFrench   13 more

The author based this novel sound-word on his own name, "Shigeru", and the way he mispronounced it as "Gegeru" as a toddler. The anime opening seems to have frogs singing it, and it's reminiscent of the Japane sound-word for "ribbit", "gero-gero".
yōkai
https://fr.wikipedia.org/wiki/Liste_des_y%C5%8Dkai

Song language:  Japanese

Artist:  Kazuo Kumakura

Translation:  English

the Ferryman.-Le passeur

Song language:  English

Artist:  Keaton Henson

Translations:  DanishGermanGreekUkrainian

Song language:  French

Artist:  Georges Brassens

Translations:  BretonEnglishRussianSpanish

Morphée, Hypnos

Song language:  French

Artist:  Paris Combo

Translations:  EnglishSpanish

Song language:  Portuguese

Artist:  Nuno Rocha Morais

Translations:  FrenchItalianSpanish

Song languages:  English, Korean

Artist:  BTS (Bangtan Boys)

Translations:  CroatianEnglishFrenchGerman   9 more

Song language:  English

Artist:  King of Asgard

Song language:  English

Artist:  Týr

Song language:  Swedish

Artist:  Månegarm

Translations:  EnglishGerman

Song language:  Swedish

Artist:  Månegarm

Translations:  EnglishGerman

Inde : Hanuman

Song language:  Hindi

Artist:  Vishal Dadlani

Translations:  EnglishFrench

Nue :chimère qui apporte la malchance et la maladie.
https://fr.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nue_(mythologie_japonaise)

Languages:  Japanese → Transliteration

Created by Sarasvati on Friday, April 12, 2019

Poseidon

Song language:  Spanish

Artist:  Pol 3.14

Translations:  EnglishSerbian

Aphrodite

Song language:  French

Artist:  Georges Brassens

Translations:  BretonEnglishSpanish

https://fr.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vénus_(planète)
Aphrodite

Song language:  English

Artist:  Sleeping at Last

Translations:  GermanGreekItalianNorwegian   5 more

The compilation of some good, some not so good covers of the song "Venus"
In memory of Mariska Veres (1 October 1947 – 2 December 2006)

23 items

Song language:  Bulgarian

Artist:  Lili Ivanova

Translations:  EnglishItalian

Song language:  Russian

Artist:  Mary Nikolska

Translations:  BulgarianDutchEnglishFrench   3 more

jardin des Hespérides
Orphée

Song language:  French

Artist:  Cassandre

Translations:  EnglishLatvianRussianSpanish

https://fr.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sphinge

Song language:  Portuguese

Artist:  Carlos Machado

Translations:  FrenchItalianSpanish

Poséidon

Song language:  Polish

Artist:  Anna German

Translations:  CroatianEnglishFrenchGreek   2 more

Emera
https://it.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Emera

Song languages:  Italian, Chinese

Artist:  Waa Wei

Song language:  Portuguese

Artist:  Miguel Torga

Translations:  FrenchItalianSpanish

Country:  Greece

Genres:  Poetry, Religious

Languages:  Greek (Ancient), Greek

https://es.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dioniso

Song language:  Portuguese

Artist:  Miguel Torga

Translations:  FrenchItalian

Song language:  Portuguese

Artist:  Carlos Machado

Translations:  FrenchItalianSpanish

Song language:  Russian

Artist:  VIA Iveria

Song language:  German

Artist:  Rainer Maria Rilke

Translations:  EnglishFrenchItalian

Eurydice to Orpheus

Song language:  Russian

Artist:  Marina Tsvetayeva

Song language:  Spanish

Artist:  Rafa Espino

Translation:  English

Song language:  English

Artist:  Månegarm

Translations:  GermanPortuguese

Song language:  English

Artist:  Nightwish

Translations:  CroatianFinnishFrenchGerman   6 more

72. Rino Gaetano - Gianna Translation

Pygmalion

Languages:  Italian → Spanish

Created by José Ramírez on Sunday, December 4, 2016

Song language:  Spanish

Artist:  Líadan (United States)

Translations:  EnglishEsperantoFrenchGerman   2 more

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Selene

Song language:  Sardinian (northern dialects)

Artist:  Maria Luisa Congiu

Translations:  EnglishPolish

Song language:  English

Artist:  Therion

Translations:  GermanRussianTurkish

Comments
AnerneqAnerneq    Sat, 06/04/2019 - 15:39

J'aime ce sujet ❤

HistoriaHistoria    Tue, 09/04/2019 - 20:03

Here are some Finnish ones:

Reference to the mythical hero Ilmarinen: https://lyricstranslate.com/en/kultanainen-golden-woman.html

Reference to the mythical ferryman who transports souls to the realm of the dead: https://lyricstranslate.com/en/Lautturi-Ferryman.html

Reference to the witch Louhi: https://lyricstranslate.com/en/louhen-yhdeksäs-poika-ninth-son-louhi.html

Reference to the story of Väinämöinen and Joukahainen: https://lyricstranslate.com/en/väinöläinen-väinöläinen.html

FaryFary    Fri, 12/04/2019 - 15:39

"Domingos da Mota - Onfaloscopia" is added twice.