Enya - Tempus Vernum
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Tempus Vernum Lyrics

[Latin (1) Translation]
tempus vernum
Ergo,
oceanus, maritimus,
ergo
opacare, matutinus,
ergo
septentrio, meridies,
ergo
occidens et orientis,
ergo
oceanus, maritimus,
opacare, matutinus,
septentrio, meridies,
occidens et orientis,
ergo
terra, stella,
hiems et aestas,
ergo
autumnus et
tempus vernum,
ergo
radius solis
et umbra,
ignis, aqua
caelum, luna,
terra, stella,
hierns et aestas,
autumnus et
tempus vernum...

tempus vernum...
spring time
Therefore [2]
ocean, sea, [3]
therefore
dusk, dawn, [4]
therefore
north, south,
therefore
west and east,
therefore
ocean, sea
dusk, dawn,
north, south,
west and east,
therefore
earth, star,
winter and summer,
therefore
autumn and
spring time,
therefore
ray of the sun
and shade,
fire, water
sky, moon,
earth, star,
winter and summer,
autumn and
spring time...

spring time...

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Meaning to "Tempus Vernum" (2 meanings)
Robert 03/06/12,19:38
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It is a message to the soul, of meditation. I believe the lyrics' neglect of making literal sense to be quite intentional.
Joshua 10/10/09,18:46
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The translation given is erroneous -- the song makes no sense in Latin and is in fact a string of verbs and nouns and adjectives, none of them inflected.
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