Here's a traditional, humorous, Serbian song called "Sedi Ćira na vrh slame"...

Sedi Ćira na vrh slame - Serbian Children's Songs - Serbia - Mama Lisa's World: Children's Songs and Rhymes from Around the World  - Intro Image

Notes

*Ćira is a male name.
**Clotted Cream is the thickest type of cream there is – it's made from gently scalding milk and skimming off the layer that forms on the surface to make the cream.

Transliteration

Sedee Tcheera na vrh slame, brkoveema plashee vrane. 2x
Tchaj, Tcheero, sedee s meerom, ne mrday shesheerom. 2x

Sedee Tcheera za trpezom, namazo se sa pekmezom 2x
Tchaj, Tcheero, sedee s meerom, ne mrday shesheerom. 2x

Sedee Tcheera za ojakom, namazo se sa kaymakom 2x
Tchaj, Tcheero, sedee s meerom, ne mrday shesheerom. 2x

"tch" – like soft "ch", or "c" in Italian "Ciao"
"a" like in "car"
"e" like in "bed"
"h" like in "house"
Ojakom – "j" like in "jazz"

Comments

Aleksandra is the music teacher from Novi Sad, Serbia. She's teaching music to children from 1.5 to 7 years old in her music school "Melodium".

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"Sedi Ćira na vrh slame" is sung by "Melodium" students. Thanks so much!

Sheet Music

Sheet Music - Sedi Ćira na vrh slame

Thanks and Acknowledgements

Many thanks to Aleksandra Grbic Hrustic for contributing, transliterating and translating this song.

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