Rendered into English Verse
ADAPTED TO THE OLD MANX AIR
BY ELIZABETH COOKSON.
O* Vylecharane ! ere dhooar oo dty stoyr,
Ny lomarean drag oo mee?
Nagh dooar mee 'sy churragh eh dowin, dowin dylooar
As my lomarean daag oo mee
* In manx, the letter M, at the beginning of a word. when preceded by O is changed into V.
The Isle of Man
PRINTED BY M. A. QUIGGIN, DOUGLAS.
[Note the pagination and title of this small booklet are very confused - the ornate cover has 'Legends of Manxland' whereas the titlepage is as above; the introduction is pp vii-x and Mylecharane starts page 11]