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From the Site

Arab Song Translations

By Lennie Clark

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From Lennie Clark's Web Site:

Wahdani
(My Loneliness)

 

This page contains a translation into English of the lyrics to "Wahdani". The vocalist who popularized it was Khalid Agag, which is sometimes spelled as Khaled Ajaj.

 

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Lyrics

Hope of my life, why are you sad?
You, the one who owns me, the one who commands me,
Why are you running away?
My heart, my love, it's hard on it.
You are missing to me, O beloved, why?
My loneliness, my heart alone
My loneliness, my heart alone

 

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Where to Get Recordings of this Song

Wahdani

 

Artist: Khaled Agag
CD Title: Wahdani

 

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Translations of
Khaled Agag's Songs on This Site

 

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Acknowledgements

About the Translator

The translator of this song prefers to not be identified.

About the Source

This article originally appeared on Lennie Clark's web site, "Arabic Song Translations." Lennie created this web site in 2002 as a response to discussion on the Internet regarding incidents of dancers who performed inappropriate sensual dances to religious music. Lennie's web site resided on a free web hosting service known as Geocities.

When the planned October 2009 closure of the Geocities web hosting service was announced, Lennie and Shira agreed to move the contents of Lennie's site to Shira.net. To explore all the articles and song translations that once appeared on Lennie's Geocities site, visit Lennie's portal page here on Shira.net.

Lennie Clark

 

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