*into a ball/skein
**Langebro is a drawbridge in Copenhagen that was first built in the late 1600's and was refurbished many times. It's also the name of a district in Stockholm, Sweden.

"Bya" can be used instead of the more widely used "byssan".



Recording by Siri Randem.

Thanks and Acknowledgements

Many thanks to Siri Randem from Barnesanger for sharing this song with the translation and mp3.