Månen skiner över nordens land, skogen står i sin mörka prakt
Aldhissla vandrar över fjäll och slätt
Evigt han vakar, betraktar, denna tysta och nattliga trakt
Han sitter i sin grotta, bevakar sin gyllene skatt
Sitt hem fyllt av mörker och is
Detta underjordiska land, riket av evig natt

Mästaren Aldhissla, Trollet som allting hör
Mästaren Aldhissla, Ondska som aldrig dör

Ingen man här satt sin fot, inga människobarn födas här
Tomhet och tystnad härska
Inget spår, inget tecken av honom som korset bär
Aldhissla stänga eg ögon, han aldrig sova
Ingen komma hit med lögner i mun
Vacker och mäktig, fet är nordens natt utan jehova

Mästaren Aldhissla, Trollet som allting hör
Mästaren Aldhissla, Ondska som aldrig dör

Ensameheten, tecken av kraft
Att allt se, tekcen av kraft
Evigt liv, tecken av kraft ...

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Aldhissla song meanings
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    General Commentno clue what Finntroll's songs are about because I don't understand a word finnish
    but they sound damn cool!
    Ic3gl0vEon June 10, 2002   Link
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    General CommentErr... ic3gl0vE, that's Swedish...

    They sing 'bout Trolls who come and slaughter the Christians..
    Temuzon June 22, 2002   Link
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    General CommentThey sing about pure awesome.
    Silver_Roseon September 19, 2004   Link
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    General Commentthey're Finnish themselves, but they sing in Swedish: the Finnish people, language and mythology is Finno-Ugric, and has little traditional connexion to the trolls of the Germanic legends. Therefore Finntroll sing in the germanic language of Swedish, because, as they put it, "it sounds so damn trollish".
    Hazharon December 01, 2004   Link
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    General CommentAldhissla (translation by Ville Kuoppamäki aka. G1)

    The moon shines over the North, the forest stands in its dark glory
    Aldhissla wanders over mountain and plain
    Eternally he guards, watches, this silent and nightly region
    He sits in his cave and guards his golden treasure
    His home filled with darkness and ice
    This subterranean land, the realm of eternal night

    Master Aldhissla, the troll that hears all
    Master Aldhissla, evil that never dies

    No man has set his foot, no human children are born here
    Emptiness and silence reign
    No trace, no sign of the one who carries the cross
    Aldhissla doesn't close his eyes, he never sleeps
    Noone comes here with lies in their mouths
    Glorious and powerful is the Northern night without Jehova

    Master Aldhissla, the troll that hears all
    Master Aldhissla, evil that never dies

    Loneliness, a sign of power
    To see all, a sign of power
    Eternal life, a sign of power...

    Got this off the finntroll.com forums.
    ArmFighterPiloton March 04, 2005   Link
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    General CommentReally frikkin' language...
    But it's suits their music though.
    A.F.Pilot, thnx for the translation, finally I can (try) to understand it.
    Dark.Jesteron June 14, 2005   Link
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    General CommentA song that praises one of their trollish forefathers, Aldhissla, for his powers or somehting like that..
    Ddaduttaon October 04, 2005   Link
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    General Commenti'll tell you one thing, swedish sounds freaking awesome in black metal vocals
    xJotunxon February 18, 2006   Link
  • 0
    General Commentsure does..
    norwegian too, but no to the same extent
    Ddaduttaon May 22, 2006   Link
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    General CommentSwedish rock, finnish rock, norwegian rock, danish rock.

    paghon June 19, 2006   Link

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