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Maighdeanan na h‑àiridh

Language: Scots Gaelic

Thug mi'n òidhche raoir 's mi bruadar
Mar ri nìonagan na buaile,
B' fhìnealt uasal min na gruagaich
seinn nan duanag anns an àiridh
Thug mi'n oidhche raoir 'san àiridh
Thug mi'n oidhche raoir 'san àiridh,
Chaith mi'n oidhche cridheil caoimhneil,
Mar ri maighdeanan na h-àiridh.
 
Thug mi'n oidhche raoir 'san àiridh
'S crodh a' sileadh bainne tàlaidh
'S dealt na h-oidhche sileadh caoimhneis
Air na maighdeanan 'san àiridh
Thug mi'n oidche raoir 'san àiridh
Thug mi'n oidhche raoir 'san àiridh
Chaith mi'n oidche criheil caoimhneil
Mar ri maighdeanan na h-airidh.
 
'S cianail dusgadh an fhirfhuadain
'Se siorionndrainn tir a bhruadair,
'S tiamhaidh buan da thar na stuadhan,
Ceol nan gruagach anns an àiridh
Thug mi'n oidhche raoir 'san àiridh
Thug mi'n oidhche raoir 'san airidh
Chaith mi'n oidhche cridheil caoimhneil
Mar ri maighdeanan na h-àiridh.


Translation(s): GER

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Submitted by Barbara Miller

Authorship


Musical settings (art songs, Lieder, mélodies, (etc.), choral pieces, and other vocal works set to this text), listed by composer (not necessarily exhaustive)

Available translations, adaptations, and transliterations (if applicable):

  • GER German (Deutsch) [singable] (Marjory Kennedy-Fraser) , title 1: "An Island Sheiling song"


Text added to the website: 2012-08-10 00:00:00.
Last modified: 2014-06-16 10:05:01
Line count: 24
Word count: 136

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