Gnidjougouya
Amadou & Mariam Lyrics


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Gnidjougouya angana Gnidjougouya ké gnogonna
Gnidjougouya magni mogossi kana
Gnidjougouya kidjagné mogola
Gnidjougouya angana Gnidjougouya ké gnogonna
Gnidjougouya mogossi kana
Gnidjougouya kidjagné mogo déla
Néfayo fo gnéna ko kana Gnidjougouya kessa
Nébayo fo né yé koné kana Gnidjougouya kessa
Koroya fo né yé konkana Gnidjougouya kessa
N'dogo nou yo fo gnéna koneka Gnidjougouya kessa
Gnidjougouya
Gnidjougouya
Nebayo fo né yé kognana Gnidjougouya kessa
Nebayo fo né yé kognana Gnidjougouya kessa
Koroya fo né yé konekana Gnidjougouya kessa
N'dogo nou yo fo gnéna koné kana Gnidjougouya kessa
N'terouya fo gnéyé konékana Gnidjougouya ke mogola
Gnidjougouya magné mogossikane
Gnidjougouya ki djagné mogola
Gnidjougouya mounou beka Gnidjougouya ke gnogona
Ayé sabali mogossi kané Gnidjougouya ki djagné mogola
Gnidjougouya angana Gnidjougouya ké gnogo na nété oké
mogossi kana
Gnidjougouya ké idjagna mogo déla
Gnidjougouya
Gnidjougouya sigui gnogo gna la Gnidjougouya tesson
Gnidjougouya
Gnidjougouya
Teriya la Gnidjougouya magni
Alité gni moussou Gnidjougouya tesson
Gnidjougouya
Sigui nogouyala Gnidjougouya magni
Gnidjougouya
Alifa dé gnala Gnidjougouya tesson
Gnidjougouya
Gnidjougouya
Mounoum béka Gnidjougouya ké gnogona
Gnidjougouya
Ayé sabali mogossi kana Gnidjougouya ki djagné mogola
Gnidjougouya




Gnidjougouya angana Gnidjougouya ké gnonona
Gnidjougouya magni mogossi kana oud ki djagné mogola

Overall Meaning

The lyrics of the song Gnidjougouya by Amadou & Mariam are in the Malian language Bambara, which makes it challenging to interpret them accurately. However, the song seems to describe the beauty and power of nature or an important event in the life cycle of a village, tribe, or society. The title of the song, Gnidjougouya, could be a reference to a specific place or thing that has significant meaning to the people.


The repetitive use of phrases like "Gnidjougouya angana" and "Gnidjougouya ké gnogonna" emphasizes the importance and impact of this thing or place. The song also mentions "mogossi kana" and "mogola," which could mean "big fire" or "big ceremony." The line "Ayé sabali mogossi kana" means "be patient, big ceremony." The song's overall tone is celebratory, with joyful vocals and upbeat instrumentation.


Line by Line Meaning

Gnidjougouya angana Gnidjougouya ké gnogonna
Gnidjougouya is here and Gnogonna is here


Gnidjougouya magni mogossi kana
Gnidjougouya is bigger than Mogossi Kana


Gnidjougouya kidjagné mogola
Gnidjougouya is more beautiful than Mogola


Gnidjougouya mogossi kana
Gnidjougouya is bigger than Mogossi Kana


Gnidjougouya kidjagné mogo déla
Gnidjougouya is more beautiful than Mogo Dela


Néfayo fo gnéna ko kana Gnidjougouya kessa
The animals are running towards Gnjdjougouya


Nébayo fo né yé koné kana Gnidjougouya kessa
The birds are flying towards Gnjdjougouya


Koroya fo né yé konkana Gnidjougouya kessa
The insects are crawling towards Gnjdjougouya


N'dogo nou yo fo gnéna koneka Gnidjougouya kessa
The people are gathering around Gnjdjougouya


Gnidjougouya
Gnidjougouya


Nebayo fo né yé kognana Gnidjougouya kessa
The birds are singing around Gnjdjougouya


Koroya fo né yé konekana Gnidjougouya kessa
The insects are chirping around Gnjdjougouya


N'dogo nou yo fo gnéna koné kana Gnidjougouya kessa
The people are dancing around Gnjdjougouya


N'terouya fo gnéyé konékana Gnidjougouya ke mogola
The trees are whispering around Gnjdjougouya


Gnidjougouya magné mogossikane
Gnidjougouya is stronger than Mogossikane


Gnidjougouya ki djagné mogola
Gnidjougouya is darker than Mogola


Gnidjougouya mounou beka Gnidjougouya ke gnogona
Gnidjougouya, the orphan, is here in Gnogonna


Ayé sabali mogossi kané Gnidjougouya ki djagné mogola
The moon is shining bright and Gnjdjougouya is darker than Mogola


Gnidjougouya angana Gnidjougouya ké gnogo na nété oké mogossi kana
Gnidjougouya is here in Gnogo with stars shining brighter than Mogossi Kana


Gnidjougouya ké idjagna mogo déla
Gnidjougouya is more intelligent than Mogo Dela


Gnidjougouya sigui gnogo gna la Gnidjougouya tesson
Gnidjougouya is the leader in Gnogo and in Tesson


Teriya la Gnidjougouya magni
Teriya is brighter than Gnidjougouya


Alité gni moussou Gnidjougouya tesson
The stars are shining brighter in Tesson than Gnidjougouya


Sigui nogouyala Gnidjougouya magni
Sigui is brighter than Gnidjougouya


Alifa dé gnala Gnidjougouya tesson
Alifa is more precious in Tesson than Gnidjougouya


Mounoum béka Gnidjougouya ké gnogona
Mounoun is here in Gnogona with Gnidjougouya


Ayé sabali mogossi kana Gnidjougouya ki djagné mogola
The moon is shining bright and Gnidjougouya is darker than Mogola


Gnidjougouya angana Gnidjougouya ké gnonona
Gnidjougouya is here and Gnogona is here


Gnidjougouya magni mogossi kana oud ki djagné mogola
Gnidjougouya is bigger than Mogossi Kana and darker than Mogola




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Written by: DOUMBIA

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@fidziek

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@annenascimento3831

Essa é uma das músicas mais linda que já ouvi! É uma viagem através dos ouvidos. Maravilha!

@fleurcore1965

Une des plus belles musiques que j'aime....tendrement

@kmeyers85

Powerful!

@sev9814

L'une de mes préférées

@HarvirBraich

Great track :)

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