Lyrics (Transliteration)

Chichia e hoay chun kia tee Hokkien.
Kia kau tee poa hai chut or ean.

Ah Hock ee chin sooi goa boh gian.
Kamgoan khee chia chye khee sent tian.

Fukienese is a group of Chinese dialects, including Amoy and Taiwanese, spoken in Fukien province in southeastern China as well as in Taiwan. (source) Fukien is also called Fujian is a province in SE China opposite Taiwan (source). The Fukien province is here.


The only information I have is it is about a rocking boat and is often sung as a lullaby.

Recorder Songs DEF#ABD’

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