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Notes

Hebrew Transliteration (Pronunciation)

Ima Yekara Li

Ima yekara li, yekara
Ima yekara li, yekara
Ima yekara sheli
Me'od ohevet hi oti
Me'od me'od
Me'od me'od

Achayech elayich, achayech
Achayech elayich, achayech
Shir katan ashira lach
Ki ani ohev otach
Ohev otach
Ohev otach

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אמא יקרה לי

אמא יקרה לי יקרה
אמא יקרה לי יקרה
אמא יקרה שלי
מאוד אוהבת היא אותי
מאוד מאוד
מאוד מאוד

אחייך אלייך אחייך
אחייך אלייך אחייך
שיר קטן אשירה לך
כי אני אוהב אותך
אוהב אותך
אוהב אותך

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Thanks to Deborah Ivri for the wonderful recording!

Thanks and Acknowledgements

Many thanks to Deborah Ivri for contributing and translating this song. Many thanks also to Matt Levie for typing the original Hebrew text and for the transliteration.

Thank you in Hebrew Text

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