This is "The Three Bears" song about the story of "Goldilocks and the Three Bears".

곰세마리 - Korean Children's Songs - South Korea - Mama Lisa's World: Children's Songs and Rhymes from Around the World  - Intro Image


*Lucy Modell said, "This is a song for little kids, so 으쓱 means kids who are learning this song should move their shoulders up and down. Little kids do a dance to it."


Kom Sae Mari

Kom-sae-mari-ga han ji-bae iss-eo
a-pa-gom, eo-ma-gom, a-gi-gom
a-pa-gom-eun dung-dung-hae
eo-ma-gom-eun nal-shi-nae
a-gi-gom-eun neo-mu gi-yeo-wa
eu-seuk eu-seuk chal-han-da


Thanks and Acknowledgements

Many thanks to Lucy and Micah Modell for contributing this song, for the translation and for the recording and to Heather Louise Rowles for pointing out this song to me and for the transliteration.

The recording comes from Lucy and Micah's podcast about the Three Bear Song. You can also listen to some of their other podcasts about learning the Korean language at Corean 4 Life.

Te-dan-hi Kam-sa-ham-ni-da!