Celtic Lyrics Corner > Artists & Groups > Capercaillie > Roses And Tears > Barra Clapping Song

   
Roses And Tears Barra Clapping Song
  a) O Lioba C Leathag
b) Mo Ghn r Sioda - traditional; arranged by Capercaillie
   
Appears On: Roses And Tears
   
Language: Gidhlig (Scottish Gaelic)
   

Lyrics: English Translation:
   
___ (Missing first tune)
   
Mo ghun ur soda My new silk gown
Mo ghun grinn caligo My pretty calico gown
Mo ghun ur soda My new silk gown
Mo ghun grinn caligo My pretty calico gown
Mo ghun ur soda My new silk gown
Mo ghun grinn caligo My pretty calico gown
Gun rachainn as a' ruidhle I'd go dancing
Le'm ghun grinn caligo In my pretty calico gown
   
O sheinn i le fidhleir She sang with the fiddler
O dhanns i gu h-aighearach She danced merrily
O sheinn i le fidhleir She sang with the fiddler
O dhanns i gu h-aighearach She danced merrily
O sheinn i le fidhleir She sang with the fiddler
O dhanns i gu h-aighearach She danced merrily
Gun rachainn as a' ruidhle I'd go dancing
Le'm ghun grinn caligo In my pretty calico gown
   
Mo ghun ur soda My new silk gown
Mo ghun grinn caligo My pretty calico gown
Mo ghun ur soda My new silk gown
Mo ghun grinn caligo My pretty calico gown
Mo ghun ur soda My new silk gown
Mo ghun grinn caligo My pretty calico gown
Gun rachainn as a' ruidhle I'd go dancing
Le'm ghun grinn caligo In my pretty calico gown
(2x) (2x)
   
O tha i laghach, siobhalt' She's nice and polite
Tha i grinn, banalta She's pretty and __
O tha i laghach, siobhalt' She's nice and polite
Tha i grinn, banalta She's pretty and __
O tha i laghach, siobhalt' She's nice and polite
Tha i grinn, banalta She's pretty and __
Gur snog i as a' ruidhle How lovely she is dancing
Le gun grinn caligo In the pretty calico gown
   
Mo ghun ur soda My new silk gown
Mo ghun grinn caligo My pretty calico gown
Mo ghun ur soda My new silk gown
Mo ghun grinn caligo My pretty calico gown
Mo ghun ur soda My new silk gown
Mo ghun grinn caligo My pretty calico gown
Gun rachainn as a' ruidhle I'd go dancing
Le'm ghun grinn caligo In my pretty calico gown