Egyptian National Anthem Lyrics

“Bilady is the national anthem of Egypt and the Egyptian national anthem lyrics were written by Mohamed Younis Al-Qady adapted from a speech by Mustafa Kamil and the music to the Egyptian national anthem was composed by Sayed Darwish.

The National Anthem Lyrics for Egypt

“Bilady was officially adopted as the national anthem of Egypt in the year of 1979.


Egyptian National Anthem Lyrics in Arabic (Arabic Script)

Chorus
بلادي بلادي بلادي
لكِ حبي و فؤادي
بلادي بلادي بلادي
لك حبي و فؤادي

1
مصر يا أم البلاد
انت غايتي والمراد
وعلى كل العباد
كم لنيلك من اياد

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2
مصر انت أغلى درة
فوق جبين الدهر غرة
يا بلادي عيشي حرة
واسلمي رغم الأعادي

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3
مصر اولادك كرام
أوفياء يرعوا الزمام
سوف تحظى بالمرام
باتحادهم و اتحادي

Chorus

Egyptian National Anthem Lyrics in Arabic (Romanization)

Egyptian National Anthem Lyrics in Arabic (Romanization)


CHORUS:
Bilādī, bilādī, bilādī
Lakī ḥubbī wa fū’ādī
Bilādī, bilādī, bilādī
Lakī ḥubbī wa fū’ādī

1. Miṣr yā umm al-bilād
Anti ghāyatī wal-murād
Wa ‘alá kull al-‘ibad
Kam liNīlik min āyād

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2. Miṣr Inti Aghla Durra
Fawq Gabeen Ad-dahr Ghurra
Ya Biladi ‘Aishi Hurra
Wa As ‘Adi Ragh-al-adi.

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3. Miṣr Awladik Kiram
Aufiya Yar’u-ziman
Saufa Takhti Bil-maram
Bittihadhim Wa-ittihadi.

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Egyptian National Anthem Lyrics Meaning in English

Chorus:
My homeland, my homeland, my homeland,
My love and my heart are for thee.
My homeland, my homeland, my homeland,
My love and my heart are for thee.

1. Egypt! O mother of all lands,
My hope and my ambition,
How can one count
The blessings of the Nile for mankind?

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2. Egypt! Most precious jewel,
Shining on the brow of eternity!
O my homeland, be for ever free,
Safe from every foe!

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3. Egypt! Noble are thy children,
Loyal, and guardians of thy soil.
In war and peace
We give our lives for thy sake.

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Egyptian National Anthem Lyrics

When is Egyptian National Anthem Played or Sung?

National anthem of Egypt is normally played or sang throughout national holidays, specifically on the independence day events in Egypt. It is also performed throughout cultural and other festivals in Egypt, usually marking off the start or the end of such celebrations.

National anthem of Egypt is also often performed in global sporting events, such as the Olympic Games as well school sport occasions.


What is the importance of Egyptian National Anthem in Egypt?

The national anthem of Egypt, like other nationwide signs of Egypt, represents the custom, history, and beliefs of Egypt and its people. Thus, it helps evoke sensations of patriotism amongst the Egyptian individuals and advises them of their Egypt’s glory, beauty, and rich heritage.

It also helps unite the people of Egypt by one single record or music. During the performance of the Egyptian national anthem, people of Egypt, in spite of their ethnic differences, rise up in unity and listen attentively or sing the song with terrific excitement.

Sports men and women from Egypt also feel a fantastic minute of delight when they get a medal at a global sporting event while Egypt’s national anthem is played in the background. It gives them a sensation of having actually made their nation proud. Students who listen to the national anthem of Egypt in schools learn to respect their country and develop a spirit of unity among themselves.