This is a popular Lebanese children's song....

Notes

Transliteration

kelloun andoun siyyarat

kelloun andoun siyyarat wou jeddi 3andou hmar
bi rakkebna khalfou wou byakhedna mechwar
woul bolice bi safferlou
bi idou bi acherlou
siyyarat bit zammerlou
pap pap pap!

"kh" like a Spanish "j" or a German "ch" in Bach
"ou" = "oo"

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Many thanks to Sandy Tanios Jean for singing this song for us! Shukran!

Thanks and Acknowledgements

Many thanks to Rima for contributing and translating this song. Thanks also to Roula Keyrouz for providing the Arabic text. Shukran!

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