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Thread #143472   Message #4111137
Posted By: Felipa
23-Jun-21 - 03:25 PM
Thread Name: Origins: The Cockle Gatherer
Subject: RE: Origins: The Cockle Gatherer
anfhaoileag should be spelled an fhaoileag
It means "the seagull"
I aee that this song was sung in Gaelic on the Mudcat singaround 14 June 2021
"'S trusaidh mi na coilleagan" (I will gather the cockles) has also been recorded by Eilidh Mackenzie and by the group DĂ imh.