Triakel - I fjol gjett je Gjeitom (English translation)

Swedish (dialects)

I fjol gjett je Gjeitom

I fjol gjett je gjeita i djupaste dalom
I fjol gjett je gjeita i djupaste dalom
I år får je gå med en barnong i gårdom
I år får je gå med en barnong i gårdom
 
I fjol fick je svinga te fiolelåtan
I fjol fick je svinga te fiolelåtan
I år får je vagga när barnet mitt gråter
I år får je vagga när barnet mitt gråter
 
I fjol fick je ligge med vackraste gutom
I fjol fick je ligge med vackraste gutom
I år får je syssla med barnet och klutom
I år får je syssla med barnet och klutom
 
Skratt int åt meg det kan hända de samme
Skratt int åt meg det kan hända de samme
Mae veit inte vem den lyckan ska ramme
Mae veit inte vem den lyckan ska ramme
 
Submitted by Anthony Tang on Wed, 01/11/2017 - 22:30
Last edited by Anthony Tang on Wed, 06/12/2017 - 08:20
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English translation

Last year I herded the goats

Last year I herded the goats in the deepest valley
Last year I herded the goats in the deepest valley
This year I get to walk with a kid on the farms
This year I get to walk with a kid on the farms
 
Last year I got to dance to a fiddle tune
Last year I got to dance to a fiddle tune
This year I get to rock the cradle when my child is crying
This year I get to rock the cradle when my child is crying
 
Last year I got to sleep with the handsomest boys
Last year I got to sleep with the handsomest boys
This year I get to take care of my child and the clothes
This year I get to take care of my child and the clothes
 
Don’t laugh at me, the same thing can happen to you
Don’t laugh at me, the same thing can happen to you
We never know who the luck will strike
We never know who the luck will strike
 
Submitted by Coedwig on Fri, 01/12/2017 - 00:41
Added in reply to request by Anthony Tang
Author's comments:

Sung in a Jämtland dialect. Feel free to contact me if there are any mistakes, as I am not from Jämtland.

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