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The song "In a Lifetime" by Clannad and Bono, has some Irish lyrics at the start. What is the English translation of these?

Question #144511. Asked by Mixamatosis.
Last updated Aug 19 2017.
Originally posted Aug 19 2017 9:17 AM.

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During the intro to Clannad's "In a Lifetime" Maire is teaching Bono of U2 Gaelic. This is as far as I could get after trolling a ton of websites with the exception of discovering that "clannad" means family.

However, for the curious the lyrics are below and a music video for listening enjoyment:

Link for lyrics: link http://www.songlyrics.com/clannad-bono/in-a-lifetime-lyrics/

Link for music video: link https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=b_klil_eOEY

Link for more Clannad info: link http://www.wikiwand.com/en/Clannad

Aug 19 2017, 12:39 PM
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