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St˛ras BlÓr Inbhir L˛chaidh
   
Credits: Traditional; arranged by Philip Strong & Mary Jane Lamond
   
Appears On: St˛ras
   
Language: GÓidhlig (Scottish Gaelic)
   

Lyrics: English Translation:
   
'S gur e mise th' air m'aineol It is I who am lost
Na i ri ri si ri o ro Na i ri ri si ri o ro
O gur mise th' air mo le˛nadh I have been deeply wounded
Na i ro ri o ho Na i ro ri o ho
   
O gur mise th' air mo le˛nadh I have been deeply wounded
Na i ri ri si ri o ro Na i ri ri si ri o ro
Bho latha BlÓr Inbhir L˛chaidh Since the day of the Battle of Inverlochy
Na i ro ri o ho Na i ro ri o ho
   
Bho latha BlÓr Inbhir L˛chaidh Since the day of the Battle of Inverlochy
Na i ri ri si ri o ro Na i ri ri si ri o ro
Fo ruaig nan ╚ireannach d˛ithte Being routed by the churlish Irishmen
Na i ro ri o ho Na i ro ri o ho
   
Fo ruaig nan ╚ireannach d˛ithte Being routed by the churlish Irishmen
Na i ri ri si ri o ro Na i ri ri si ri o ro
ThÓinig a dh' Albainn gun st˛ras Who came to Scotland
Na i ro ri o ho Na i ro ri o ho
   
ThÓinig a dh' Albainn gun st˛ras Who came to Scotland
Na i ri ri si ri o ro Na i ri ri si ri o ro
Le bhi dh'earrasair an cle˛caibh With nothing but their cloaks
Na i ro ri o ho Na i ro ri o ho
   
Le bhi dh'earrasair an cle˛caibh With nothing but their cloaks
Na i ri ri si ri o ro Na i ri ri si ri o ro
Thug iad spionnadh do Chlann Dh˛mhnuill They gave strength to the MacDonalds
Na i ro ri o ho Na i ro ri o ho
   
Thug iad spionnadh do Chlann Dh˛mhnuill They gave strength to the MacDonalds
Na i ri ri si ri o ro Na i ri ri si ri o ro
Mharbh iad m' athair is m' fhear p˛sda They slew my father and my husband
Na i ro ri o ho Na i ro ri o ho
   
Mharbh iad m' athair is m' fhear p˛sda They slew my father and my husband
Na i ri ri si ri o ro Na i ri ri si ri o ro
Mo thri¨ir mhacanan ˛ga And my three young sons
Na i ro ri o ho Na i ro ri o ho
   
Mo thri¨ir mhacanan ˛ga And my three young sons
Na i ri ri si ri o ro Na i ri ri si ri o ro
'S mo cheathrar bhrÓithrean gan str˛iceadh And my four brothers were struck down
Na i ro ri o ho Na i ro ri o ho
   
'S mo cheathrar bhrÓithrean gan str˛iceadh And my four brothers were struck down
Na i ri ri si ri o ro Na i ri ri si ri o ro
Loisg iad mo chuid coirc' is e˛rna They burned my oats and my barley
Na i ro ri o ho Na i ro ri o ho
   
Loisg iad mo chuid coirc' is e˛rna They burned my oats and my barley
Na i ri ri si ri o ro Na i ri ri si ri o ro
Mharbh iad mo chrodh mˇr gu fe˛lach They killed my big beefy cattle
Na i ro ri o ho Na i ro ri o ho
   
Mharbh iad mo chrodh mˇr gu fe˛lach They killed my big beefy cattle
Na i ri ri si ri o ro Na i ri ri si ri o ro
'S mo chaoraich gheala gan r˛sladh And my white sheep, they roasted
Na i ro ri o ho Na i ro ri o ho
   
'S mo chaoraich gheala gan r˛sladh And my white sheep, they roasted
Na i ri ri si ri o ro Na i ri ri si ri o ro
Gur e mi a th'air mo le˛nadh I have been deeply wounded
Na i ro ri o ho Na i ro ri o ho