Bile (p 63)

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The language here is Old Irish, an early medieval version of the Gaelic languages and a common ancestor language to modern Irish, Manx, and Scottish Gaelic.

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In fial fortail, arcech fintóir,
In slíab dergóir,
In dorr bítnes dronga,
Don chlár chathbath.

The munificent lord of every success,
The mountain of red gold.
The tree which wards the multitudes
Off the death-battle plain.

Approximate pronunciation:
in FEE-al FOR-dal, AR-kekh FIN-door
in SHLEE-av DEH-rug-or
in door BEED-nesh DRON-ga
don khlar KHAHTH-vahth

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from _A Circle of Stones_ audio, released December 7, 2012

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Caera Seattle, Washington

From haunting Celtic lullabies, through laments of intense grief and pain, to songs of healing and hope, Caera’s music always contains an authenticity that can be hard to find in today’s music, or even in today’s world in general. Powerful soprano vocals blend with the bell-like tones of her brass-strung Gaelic harp to create music that carries people through life, dreaming or fully awake. ... more

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