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Foreign Language in English Songs, Queen

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Queen's, "Bohemian Rhapsody"
The Lyrics:
Bismillah! no-,we will not let you go-let him go-
Bismillah! we will not let you go-let him go
Bismillah! we will not let you go-let me go
Why:
"Bismillah" is Arabic, it roughly means "In the Name of God", and is at the beginning of almost every chapter of the Koran/Q'uran (Holy book of Islam). Some pious Muslims will mention "Bismillah" before doing anything, and several constitutions of some Muslim countries begin with this word.
Submitted by: Ra'akone
Queen's, "Las Palabras de Amor"
The Lyrics:
Las palabras de amor
Let us share the words of love
Despacito mi amor
Touch me now
And gently
Why:
This part of the song is sung in Spanish ans it was a tribute to Latin fans. It means: The words of love, let us share the words of love, gently my love, touch me now, and gently.
Submitted by: Marcelo Neves
Queen's, "Let us Cling Together"
The Lyrics:
Teo torriatte konomama iko Aisuruhito yo. Shizukana yo ni. Hikario tomoshi Itoshiki oshieo idaki.
Why:
The refrain is sung in Japanese, where Queen had a popular following in Japan. And this song is dedicated for the Queen fans in Japan.
Submitted by: Paul Warren
Queen's, "Mustapha"
The Lyrics:
Mustapha Ibrahim, al havra kris vanin
. . .
Mustapha Mustapha - Allah-i na stolei
Mustapha Mustapha - Achtar es na sholei
Mustapha Mustapha - Mochamut dei ya low eshelei
Mustapha Mustapha - ai ai ai ai ahelei
Mustapha, Mustapha,
Ist avil ahiln avil ahiln adhim Mustapha,
Salaam Aleikum!
. . .
Mustapha Ibrahim, achbar ish navin
. . .
Vontap ist ahiln avil ahiln adhim Mustapha
Why:
The song was written in Arabic, English, and Parsi
Submitted by: Sam
Queen's, "Seaside Rendezvous"
The Lyrics:
C'est la vie, madames et messieurs
Why:
French, meaning "This is the life, madames and sirs."
Submitted by: Aninnymouse

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