Hamalach Hagoel

המַּלאַך הַגֹּאֵל

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Hamalach hagoel oti mikol ra yevarech et han’arim vikareh bahem sh’mi
V’shem avotai Avraham v’Yizchak v’yidgu larov b’kerev ha’aretz.
הַמַּלְאָךְ הַגֹּאֵל אֹתִי מִכָּל-רָע, יְבָרֵךְ אֶת-הַנְּעָרִים,
וְיִקָּרֵא בָהֶם שְׁמִי,
וְשֵׁם אֲבֹתַי אַבְרָהָם וְיִצְחָק, וְיִדְגּוּ לָרֹב בְּקֶרֶב הָאָרֶץ.


May the angel who hath redeemed me from all evil, bless the lads; and let my name be named in them, and the name of my fathers Abraham and Isaac; and let them grow into a multitude​ in the midst of the earth.

Trans​lation source: Jewish Publicati​on Society Bible (1917) (public domain)


Lyrics: Genesis 48:16

Often sung as a lullaby for children.

The recording below from the Nativ College Leadership Program in Israel's Tisch CD was provided to the Zemirot Database by the creators of the CD, with permission to host the provided track on the Database. For more information check out www.nativ.org.

The tune sung by Joel Nothman, Sam Blustin, and the Nativ Program below was written by Abie Rotenberg and Dveykus Band. Licensed for streaming and downloading on the Zemirot Database.


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