NENA NENA NENA

Writer: Jorge Ben Jor

Translation: Ken Wais

 

 

Nena nena nena nana

Portugus

Nena nena nena nana

English

 

 

Todo mundo lhe espera

Everybody waits for you.

Lhe espera pra brincar

You wait to play.

Todo mundo lhe espera

Everybody waits for you

Lhe espera pra sambar

You wait to samba.

 

 

Toda gente est feliz

Everybody is happy

Toda gente vai amar

Everybody is going to be in love

Pois vieram de to longe

Since theyve longed to see Nena Nana

S pra ver Nena Nan

Only to see Nena Nana

 

 

Nena nena nena nan

Nena nena nena nan

 

 

Todo mundo lhe espera

Everybody waits for you.

Lhe espera pra brincar

You wait to play.

Todo mundo lhe espera

Everybody waits for you

Lhe espera pra sambar

You wait to samba.

 

 

Toda gente est contente

Everybody is content

Toda gente vai brincar

Everybody is going to have fun

Pois chegou Nena Nan

Since Nena nana arrived

Nena Nan para sambar

Nena nanas gonna samba

 

 

Toda gente est feliz

Everybody is happy

Toda gente vai amar

Everybody is going to be in love

Pois vieram de to longe

Since theyve longed to see Nena Nana

S pra ver Nena Nan

Only to see Nena Nana

 

 

Nena nena nena nan

Nena nena nena nan

 

 

Vem Nena

Come on Nena

Vem sambar bonito

Come on do a beautiful samba

Sambar bonito que eu quero ver.

A beautiful samba, that I really wanna see.