Susie Petrov wrote: > > Greetings! > > I need to teach the song, Keel Row to music teachers at the New England > Conservatory in a couple of weeks. I'm looking for a translation of the > chorus > > Weel row the keel row > the keel row, the keel row > weel row the keel row > that my lassie's in. > > Any enlightenment on the text of chorus or verses would be most appreciated! > > Many thanks, > Susie > > "If you can talk, you can sing. If you can walk, you can dance." > > -- > Susie Petrov <firstname.lastname@example.org>
You can find the words at http://www.ingeb.org/songs/asicathr.html
As a child in Scotland we always pronounced "row" as in "how".
I can't find the word "leish" in any dictionary. If any Geordies see
this maybe they can translate it.