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Nuair Bha Mi g Puirt A Beul
   
Credits: Arranged by Arthur Cormack & Robin Morton
  a) Bi Mis' Air Uisg' An Lnain Duibh
b) Cha Tig An Ltha Theid Mi Dhachaidh
c) Gu Cuir Nan Gobhar As A' Chreig
   
Appears On: Nuair Bha Mi g
   
Language: Gidhlig (Scottish Gaelic)
   
Other Versions: c) "A Cur Nan Gobhar As A' Chreig" on Capercaillie's album Get Out (re-issue)
"Puirt A Beul" on Ishbel MacAskill's album Essentially Ishbel
"Puirt-A-Beul" on Mairi MacInnes' album Orosay
"Puirt A Beul" on Anna Murray's album Tr Nithean
   

Lyrics: English Translation:
   
Bi mis' air uisg' an lnain duibh ___
Bi mis' air uisg' an lnain ___
Bi mis' air uisg' an lnain duibh ___
Is bainn' a' chruidh aig Mraig ___
   
Bi bainn' a' chruidh aig Mraig dhuibh ___
Bi bainn' a' chruidh aig Mraig ___
Bi bainn' a' chruidh aig Mraig dhuibh ___
'S bi mis' air uisg' an lnain ___
   
Bi mis' air uisg' an lnain duibh ___
Bi mis' air uisg' an lnain ___
Bi mis' air uisg' an lnain duibh ___
Is bainn' a' chruidh aig Mraig ___
   
Bi bainn' a' chruidh aig Mraig dhuibh ___
Bi bainn' a' chruidh aig Mraig ___
Bi bainn' a' chruidh aig Mraig dhuibh ___
'S bi mis' air uisg' an lnain ___
   
Cha tig an ltha theid mi dhachaidh ___
Gus an tig na caoraich ___
Cha tig an ltha theid mi dhachaidh ___
Gus an tig na caoraich ___
Suidhidh mi air cl a chreagain ___
'S teanndaidh mi ri caoineadh ___
Suidhidh mi air cl a chreagain ___
'S teanndaidh mi ri caoineadh ___
   
Gus an tig a' chaora dhubh ___
Gus an tig a' chaora ___
Gus an tig a' chaora dhubh ___
'S a h-amhairc air a h-aonais ___
Gus an tig a' chaora dhubh ___
Gus an tig a' chaora ___
Gus an tig a' chaora dhubh ___
'S a h-amhairc air a h-aonais ___
   
Cha tig an ltha theid mi dhachaidh ___
Gus an tig na caoraich ___
Cha tig an ltha theid mi dhachaidh ___
Gus an tig na caoraich ___
Suidhidh mi air cl a chreagain ___
'S teanndaidh mi ri caoineadh ___
Suidhidh mi air cl a chreagain ___
'S teanndaidh mi ri caoineadh ___
   
Gus an tig a' chaora dhubh ___
Gus an tig a' chaora ___
Gus an tig a' chaora dhubh ___
'S a h-amhairc air a h-aonais ___
Gus an tig a' chaora dhubh ___
Gus an tig a' chaora ___
Gus an tig a' chaora dhubh ___
'S a h-amhairc air a h-aonais ___
   
Gu cuir nan gobhar as a' chreig To chase the goats off the rocks
'S e 'n t-fheile-beag bu docha leam The kilt was my delight
Gu cuir nan gobhar as a' chreig To chase the goats off the rocks
'S e 'n t-fheile-beag a b'fhearr leam The kilt was my choice
Gu cuir nan gobhar as a' chreig To chase the goats off the rocks
'S e 'n t-fheile-beag bu docha leam The kilt was my delight
Gu cuir nan gobhar as a' chreig To chase the goats off the rocks
'S e 'n t-fheile-beag a b'fhearr leam The kilt was my choice
   
'S e 'n t-fheile, 's e 'n t-fheile The kilt was, the kilt was
'S e 'n t-fheile-beag bu docha leam The kilt was my delight
'S e 'n t-fheile, 's e 'n t-fheile The kilt was, the kilt was
'S e 'n t-fheile-beag a b'fhearr leam The kilt was my choice
'S e 'n t-fheile, 's e 'n t-fheile The kilt was, the kilt was
'S e 'n t-fheile-beag bu docha leam The kilt was my delight
Gur cuir nan gobhar as a' chreig To chase the goats off the rocks
'S e 'n t-fheile-beag a b'fhearr leam The kilt was my choice