English

Dear Moon by Rabbi Fraji Shawat

Name of speaker: 
David Ḥajaj
Gender of speaker: 
Male
Occupation of speaker: 
Mohel and ḥazzan
Age of speaker at time of recording: 
81
Year of immigration: 
1949
Speaker's country of origin: 
Speaker's community of origin: 
Language: 
Hebrew (Djerba tradition)
Conversation topics: 
Documentation: 
Tsila Cohen
Year of recording: 
2011

Song for a bride: Your White Hand

In memory of Orida Mezig, a wonderful woman who spread Djerba's scents wherever she went

Name of speaker: 
Orida Mezig
Gender of speaker: 
Female
Occupation of speaker: 
Housewife
Age of speaker at time of recording: 
78
Year of immigration: 
1951
Speaker's country of origin: 
Speaker's community of origin: 
Language: 
Judeo-Arabic
Conversation topics: 
Documentation: 
Tsila Cohen
Year of recording: 
2011

Translation: 



Explanation and translation appear at the second part of the recording, from minute 1:49 onward.



Song for my beloved

In memory of Orida Mezig, a wonderful woman who spread Djerba's scents wherever she went

Name of speaker: 
Orida Mezig
Gender of speaker: 
Female
Occupation of speaker: 
Housewife
Age of speaker at time of recording: 
78
Speaker's country of origin: 
Speaker's community of origin: 
Language: 
Judeo-Arabic
Conversation topics: 
Documentation: 
Tsila Cohen
Year of recording: 
2011

Wedding song for the groom

In memory of Orida Mezig, a wonderful woman who spread Djerba's scents wherever she went

Name of speaker: 
Orida Mezig
Gender of speaker: 
Female
Occupation of speaker: 
Housewife
Age of speaker at time of recording: 
78
Year of immigration: 
1951
Speaker's country of origin: 
Speaker's community of origin: 
Language: 
Judeo-Arabic
Conversation topics: 
Documentation: 
Tsila Cohen
Year of recording: 
2011

'Duri Manara'

In memory of Orida Mezig, a wonderful woman who spread Djerba's scents wherever she went

Name of speaker: 
Orida Mezig
Gender of speaker: 
Female
Occupation of speaker: 
Housewife
Age of speaker at time of recording: 
78
Year of immigration: 
1951
Speaker's country of origin: 
Speaker's community of origin: 
Language: 
Judeo-Arabic
Conversation topics: 
Documentation: 
Tsila Cohen
Year of recording: 
2011

Translation: 

Explanation and translation appear at the second part of the recording, from minute 1:13 onward.