tayu-tau

Many words in this song are ambiguous, especially because they are written only in hiragana, without the contextual help of kanji.

Japanese Karaoke English
tayu-tau tayu-tau tayu-tau
あれふるたゆたう are furu tayutau it comes down, wavering
あれふるみちる are furu michiru it comes down, filling up
てにふれたもの te ni fureta mono the things we touched
われふりつもる ware furitsumoru come apart, come down, pile up
これちるかなたに kore chiru kanata ni this scatters, to there
これちるなかれ kore chiru nakare may it not scatter
てばなしたもの も tebanashita mono mo the things we let go of, too
われふりつもる ware furitsumoru come apart, come down, pile up
あれふるたゆたう are furu tayutau it comes down, wavering
あれふるみちる are furu michiru it comes down, filling up
てにふれたもの te ni fureta mono the things we touched

Rômaji mode

tayu-tau

あれふるたゆたう

あれふるみちる

てにふれたもの

われふりつもる

これちるかなたに

これちるなかれ

てばなしたもの も

われふりつもる

あれふるたゆたう

あれふるみちる

てにふれたもの

tayu-tau

are furu tayutau

are furu michiru

te ni fureta mono

ware furitsumoru

kore chiru kanata ni

kore chiru nakare

tebanashita mono mo

ware furitsumoru

are furu tayutau

are furu michiru

te ni fureta mono

tayu-tau

it comes down, wavering

it comes down, filling up

the things we touched

come apart, come down, pile up

this scatters, to there

may it not scatter

the things we let go of, too

come apart, come down, pile up

it comes down, wavering

it comes down, filling up

the things we touched