Ahmed wrote, "This is a traditional Bahrainian song. In the song, they are talking to 'a dove' and saying..."

 حمامه نودي نودي (Hamama Nodi Nodi) -  - Bahraini Children's Songs - Bahrain - Mama Lisa's World: Children's Songs and Rhymes from Around the World  - Intro Image


*A person


(From this tool)

Hamama nodi nodi slmy 'la zywdy
zywdy rah almkh
ayyb thwb al'kh
wyhth fy sndwky
sndwky malh mftah
walmftah 'nd alhdad
walhdad ybgh yalflws
walflws 'nd al'rws
wal'rws tbghy ryal
walryal ybghy 'yal
wal'yal ybghw hlyb
walhlyb 'n albkr
walbkr ybghw alhshysh
walhshysh fwk aljbl
waljbl ybghy mtr
walmtr mn 'nd allh
la allh ala allh
mhmd rswl allh
la allh ala allh
mhmd rswl allh


This song is sung in Iraq too.

This song is the first one that's sung in the video below...
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Thanks and Acknowledgements

Many thanks to Ahmed Albabili for sharing this song with us and for the English translation. Ahmed has a Facebook Group called Learning English "Ask and We Shall Answer".

Photo: "European Turtle Dove (Streptopelia turtur)" by Yuvalr - Own work. Licensed under CC BY-SA 3.0 via Wikimedia Commons.