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Posted: 01 Nov 05, 14:33 Edit this post Reply to this post Reply with Quote

Could anyone plese tell me the the lyrics of Mustapha in english and could anyone tell me what language it is in and why they recorded it (is there a story behind it?)

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Posted: 01 Nov 05, 15:07 Edit this post Reply to this post Reply with Quote

Ibrahim, Ibrahim, Ibrahim,
Allah, Allah, Allah, Allah will pray for you.
Hey!

Mustapha, Mustapha, Mustapha Ibrahim.
Mustapha, Mustapha, Mustapha Ibrahim.

Mustapha Ibrahim, Mustapha Ibrahim
Allah, Allah, Allah will pray for you.
Mustapha Ibrahim, al havra kris vanin
Allah, Allah, Allah will pray for you.
Mustapha, hey! Mustapha
Mustapha Ibrahim, Mustapha Ibrahim, hey!

Allah-i, Allah-i, Allah-i,
Ibra Ibra Ibrahim, yeah!
Ibrahim, Ibrahim, Ibrahim,
Allah Allah Allah-i hey!

Mustapha Mustapha, Allah-i na stolei
Mustapha Mustapha, Achtar es na sholei
Mustapha Mustapha, Mochamut dei ya low eshelei
Mustapha Mustapha, ai ai ai ai ahelei
Mustapha,
Mustapha,
Ist avil ahiln avil ahiln adhim Mustapha,
Salaam Aleikum!

Mustapha Ibrahim, Mustapha Ibrahim
Allah, Allah, Allah will pray for you.
Mustapha Ibrahim, achbar ish navin
Allah, Allah, Allah will pray for you.
Mustapha, Mustapha
Mustapha Ibrahim, Mustapha Ibrahim, hey!

Allah-i, Allah-i, Allah-i,
Ibra Ibra Ibrahim, yeah!
Ibrahim, Ibrahim, Ibrahim,
Allah Allah Allah-i hey!

Mustapha Mustapha
Mustapha Mustapha
Mustapha Mustapha
Mustapha Mustapha
Mustapha,
Mustapha,
Vontap ist ahiln avil ahiln adhim Mustapha,
Aleikum Salaam hey!

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Posted: 01 Nov 05, 15:10 Edit this post Reply to this post Reply with Quote

Cheers Mate Your A Ledgend!

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Posted: 02 Nov 05, 23:20 Edit this post Reply to this post Reply with Quote

ok...

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Posted: 02 Nov 05, 23:51 Edit this post Reply to this post Reply with Quote

I recently made contact with a professor at UCLA, Dr. Hossein Ziai, who teaches Iranian and various other subjects, including ancient Persian literature. Dr. Ziai is fluent in Persian and familiar with its many dialects and, sadly, has informed me that the lyrics of Mustapha mean nearly nothing. I began by sending him the common transliteration of the song's lyrics, to which he replied "I cannot make it out and will need more information. It may be a Kurdish dialect." Then, unabashed, I sent him a file of the song itself. After listening, he replied, "It sounds mostly like gibberish, although some words are correct for a Persian usage setting." It seems, as some fans suspected, that Fred was in fact just toying around with us, knowing enough Persian and Arabic to tease us, without really meaning anything.


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Posted: 04 Nov 05, 17:52 Edit this post Reply to this post Reply with Quote

Well, I think it means something. I mean, come on, look at the Smurfs. While it seems to us that they use the word "smurf" to substitute in place of many other possible verbs, adverbs, pronouns, etc, it makes perfect sense to them. Maybe this professor is just so shocked by the profound wisdom that may be contained in Mustapha that he's not going to tell anyone.


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Posted: 04 Nov 05, 18:45 Edit this post Reply to this post Reply with Quote

http://www.queenzone.com/queenzone/forumnew/forum_topic_view.aspx?Q=646590

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Posted: 04 Nov 05, 18:56 Edit this post Reply to this post Reply with Quote

Well, thanks to Serry for the lyrics, but the only thing I could translate for you is the 'Aleikum Salaam' at the end, which means 'goodbye.' Ha, that was seriously useless. It all just sounds like gibberish to me. Or some kind of prayer. Eep, I will quickly jump off this subject.


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Posted: 23 May 06, 05:37 Edit this post Reply to this post Reply with Quote

'Aleikum Salaam' doesn't mean 'goodbye' . in arabic language ,when a man say hello to another man ( : salaam ) , he reply with :'Aleikum Salaam' .


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