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Who knows the Hungarian language?

My grandma used to sing me a song from her mother in law (hungarian) that goes like this...mind you I am only going by how the words sound, not actual spelling of course...

Hoopa Hoopa Reela

A bauer hada filla

a feeny connie lafa

a bauer moose mcCafa

Hoopa, hoopa, HOO!

If someone can tell me what this song is about that would mean a lot to me. She bounced me on her foot when she sang it and kinda throws you up in the air at the end...thanks!

7 Answers

  • 1 decade ago
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    There is a German nursery rhyme 'Hoppe Hoppe Reiter'; I guess you mean that (or one of its variants).

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  • 1 decade ago

    I am Hungarian and none of those words ring any bells with the phonetic pronunciation you used. It is very possible, however, that she knew a song in another language, as they would often teach German and Russian as a foreign language many years ago (now, of course, they all teach English).

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  • 4 years ago

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  • V Y..
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    1 decade ago

    Kedves Aubrey this is so english-like pronounciation, that it is impossible what it is. Csak azt a szot (=The only word) tudtam kifejteni (to solve): feen=feny=light. Ask her to singing this sog clearly!

    Source(s): I know it.
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  • 1 decade ago

    OH MY GOSH!!! MY GRANDPA WOULD SING ME THE SAME SONG AS A KID! No joke! but he was born in Germany... I think people in hungary speak German, but im not positive. I hope that helps.

    Source(s): German grandpa who used to sing the SAME EXACT SONG!
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  • 1 decade ago

    I am pretty sure this is not Hungarian.

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  • Anonymous
    1 decade ago

    no mate, thats defff not hungarian.... :))))




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