Jongo (Botsawanian Sea Shanty)

Zami nami na, wa oh,
Waka waka ah eh yeh.
Zami nami na, zanga lei wah.
Ah na wah eh yeh.
Jongo, jongo,
Jongo, jongo,
Zami nami na, zanga lei wah,
Ah na wah eh yeh.

Bogus Translation:
Zami nami na, wa oh (Heave-ho my bully bully boys)
Waka waka ah eh yeh (Round the capstan, eh yey!)
Zami nami na, zanga lei wah (Heave-ho, we sail today!)
Ah na wah eh yeh (From the bonnie blue shores of Botswana)
Jongo, jongo (Hoist the mast, raise the anchor)
Jongo, jongo (Raise the anchor, hoist the mast)
Zami nami na, zanga lei wah (For today we sail into the setting sun)
Ah na wah eh yeh (From the bonnie blue shores of Botswana)

 

 

 

 

 

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