Sevivon Song Lyrics

 

Sevivon is a popular Hanukkah song that is sung in Hebrew. The Hebrew word "sevivon" means dreidel in English, and it's frequently sung in Israel and in Jewish households. The song isn't typically sung in English.


Sevivon, sov, sov, sov
Chanukah, hu chag tov
Chanukah, hu chag tov
Sevivon, sov, sov, sov!


Chag simcha hu la-am
Nes gadol haya sham
Nes gadol haya sham
Chag simcha hu la-am.

 

 

Below is the song's translation into English, which isn't sung (but for informational purposes)
Dreidel, spin, spin, spin.
Chanukah is a great holiday.
Chanukah is a great holiday.
Dreidel, spin, spin, spin.


A holiday of happiness it is for the nation.
A big miracle happened there.
A big miracle happened there.
A holiday of happiness it is for the nation.