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j-hope – Hope World (Lyrics + Translation)

| JHope |

Yeah, yeah yeah

My name is my life (life) 희망적 Vibe
My name is my life (life) huimangjeok Vibe
My name is my life (life), a hopeful vibe

부정보다는 긍정 Type 이름값 해 But ain’t no price (ooh)
bujeongbodaneun geungjeong Type ireumgapt hae but ain’t no price (ooh)
A positive rather than a negative type, I live up to my name but ain’t no price (ooh)¹

Not 순정파 (woo!) 거침없는 나이
Not sunjeongpa (woo!) geochimeoptneun nai
Not a romanticist (woo!), an age without a hitch

즐겨 해 욕과 속된 말 But 내 음악에선 안 해
jeulgyeo hae yokgwa sokdoen mal but nae eumageseon an hae
I enjoy curses and vulgar language but I don’t do that in my music

나를 말하자면, 매일같이 D-day (ay)
nareul malhajamyeon, maeilgati D-day (ay)
If I were to say about me, everyday is like D-day (ay)

주어진 환경에 감사하는 일생 (ay)
jueojin hwangyeonge gamsahaneun ilsaeng (ay)
A lifetime of thanking for the environment I’m given (ay)

삶에 대한 기대가 만든 인생 (right)
salme daehan gidaega mandeun insaeng (right)
A life created by anticipation of life (right)

나 자신을 믿고 일을 하는 20대 (woah) Respect
na jasineul mitgo ireul haneun isipdae (woah) Respect
In my 20s believing in myself and working (woah), respect

My Father Mother 그 피를 닮어 건네 받은 바통
My Father Mother geu pireul talmeo geonne badeun batong
My father mother, I resemble their blood, a baton handed over me

이 모토에 맞게 뛰어 이게 나만의 희열 내 세상에 Cheers
i motoe majge ttwieo ige namanui huiyeol nae sesange Cheers
I run to this motto, this is my own ecstasy, cheers to my world

Say hello to my Hope World 내 세상인 걸
Say hello to my Hope World nae sesangin geol
Say hello to my Hope World, this is my world

나만의 이야기 달려 해저 2만리
namanui iyagi dallyeo haejeo imanri
My own story, run twenty thousand leagues under the sea²

Ok, shout out to my Hope World 그 누가 됐던
Ok, shout out to my Hope World geu nuga dwaetdeon
Ok, shout out to my Hope World, whoever you are

돌자 세상 한 바퀴 소설 같은 나만의 Feel (feel)
dolja sesang han bakwi soseol gateun namanui Feel (feel)
Let’s travel around the world, my own feel that feels like a novel (feel)

Yup 빠져보는 것 Yup 파헤쳐 보는 것
Yup ppajyeoboneun geot Yup pahechyeo boneun geot
Yup, to sink into something, yup, to dig into something

Yup 부딪혀보는 것 Yup Yup Yup
Yup budijhyeoboneun geot Yup Yup Yup
Yup, to bump into something, yup yup yup

This is style, this is mine 비슷비슷 한 애들 일심동체 Time
This is style, this is mine biseutbiseut han aedeul ilsimdongche Time
This is style, this is mine, the same-same kids, it’s the time to be in one body and soul

함께 해보자 여긴 잠수함 모두 아로낙스 난 네모함장 Follow!
hamkke haeboja yeogin jamsuham modu aronakseu nan nemohamjang Follow!
Let’s do it together, here we’re in a submarine, everyone’s Arronax, I’m Captain Nemo, follow!²

자 알차게 당차게 (ay) 마치 낙관주의자답게 (ay)
ja alchage dangchage (ay) machi nakgwanjuuijadapge (ay)
Now meaningfully, firmly (ay), like that of an optimist (ay)

그저 즐겁게 다 함께 우린 수면 위 백조가 돼보는 거야 (Day Day)
geujeo jeulgeopge da hamkke urin sumyeon wi baekjoga dwaeboneun geoya (day day)
Just joyfully altogether, we’re going to be swans on the surface (day day)

세상에 자신을 대입해 믿음을 가져 종교처럼 Amen
sesange jasineul daeiphae mideumeul gajyeo jonggyocheoreom Amen
Substitute yourself into the world, have some faith, like a religion amen

의미를 주고 싶은 게 내 마음이 되었기에
uimireul jugo sipeun ge nae maeumi doeeotgie
It became my desire to want to give meaning

받기만 하면 돼 Feel like payday
batgiman hamyeon dwae Feel like payday
So all you have to do is to receive it, feel like payday

Say hello to my Hope World 내 세상인 걸
Say hello to my Hope World nae sesangin geol
Say hello to my Hope World, this is my world

나만의 이야기 달려 해저 2만리
namanui iyagi dallyeo haejeo imanri
My own story, run twenty thousand leagues under the sea²

Ok, shout out to my Hope World 그 누가 됐던
Ok, shout out to my Hope World geu nuga dwaetdeon
Ok, shout out to my Hope World, whoever you are

돌자 세상 한 바퀴 소설 같은 나만의 Feel (feel)
dolja sesang han bakwi soseol gateun namanui Feel (feel)
Let’s travel around the world, my own feel that feels like a novel (feel)

(Hello to my Hope World 나만의 이야기)
(Hello to my Hope World namanui iyagi)
(Hello to my Hope World, my own story)

(Shout out to my Hope World 소설 같은 나만의 Feel)
(Shout out to my Hope World soseol gateun namanui Feel)
(Shout out to my Hope World, my own feel that feels like a novel)

그저 나를 믿고 뛰어보는 거야 Alright (alright alright)
geujeo nareul mitgo ttwieoboneun geoya Alright (alright alright)
I’m just believing myself and running, alright (alright alright)

이 세상은 깊고 우린 가보는 거야 Up all night
i sesangeun gipgo urin gaboneun geoya Up all night
The world is deep, and we’ll give it a go up all night

Say hello to my Hope World 내 세상인 걸
Say hello to my Hope World nae sesangin geol
Say hello to my Hope World, this is my world

나만의 이야기 달려 해저 2만리
namanui iyagi dallyeo haejeo imanri
My own story, run twenty thousand leagues under the sea²

Ok, shout out to my Hope World 그 누가 됐던
Ok, shout out to my Hope World geu nuga dwaetdeon
Ok, shout out to my Hope World, whoever you are

돌자 세상 한 바퀴 소설 같은 나만의 Feel (feel)
dolja sesang han bakwi soseol gateun namanui Feel (feel)
Let’s travel around the world, my own feel that feels like a novel (feel)

(나를 믿고 뛰어보는 거야 Ay alright woo)
(nareul mitgo ttwieoboneun geoya Ay alright woo)
(I’m believing myself and running ay, alright woo)

(세상은 깊고 우린 가보는 거야 ay up all night ay)
(sesangeun gipgo urin gaboneun geoya ay up all night ay)
(The world is deep, we’ll give it a go ay, up all night, ay)

¹ T/N: ‘I live up to my name’ in Korean is ‘I’m worth the price of my name.’ Although he’s worth the price of his name, he’s not going to charge you. (source: doolsetbangtan)
² Reference to the novel title and characters from “20,000 Leagues Under the Sea“. (source: bts-trans)

Color Code: creamcolorcoded
Korean: BTS Official Soundcloud
Rom: creamcolorcoded
Eng: doolsetbangtan, Denise & Mary @ bts-trans

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