The Retreat from Osgiliath

source poem

 

 

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Minas Tirith

Osgiliath is overrun

(ROTK - Track 3)

Osgiliath Invaded

Osgiliath is overrun

(CR-ROTK Disc Two - Track 1)


 

 


Words by Philippa Boyens

Music by Howard Shore

Translated into Sindarin by David Salo


Original English and Sindarin translation both found on the ROTK Special Edition Soundtrack DVD and in the AS-ROTK.

 

Sung by The London Voices.


 

Sindarin


Original English


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Revail vyrn dan minuial Black wings against a pale morning
galad, vin anor hen There is no more light, not in this sun
Cano an dregad Call the retreat
natha ored There will be no warning
Gwanwen ost in giliath The citadel of the stars is gone
Dannen Osgiliath Osgiliath is fallen