Doe it mean the same as "Take on your enemies" in this question?
Or does it mean to confront me as an enemy?

I can't figure out the meaning even from the context of the whole song...

Update: After reading the lyric again, I am not sure what "Take me on" means as well...

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    Why don't you post some context, like some lyrics... Or do you want us to do the work of asking the question as well as answering it?
    – user6951
    Feb 23, 2015 at 18:24
  • I guess it was my mistake thinking that everyone knew the song... I will post the lyric.
    – dance2die
    Feb 23, 2015 at 19:33
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    I think interpretation of song lyrics is Off Topic. And as I native speaker I have to say I've got absolutely no idea what if anything take on me is supposed to mean there. Feb 23, 2015 at 20:55
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    I'm voting to close this question as off-topic because song lyrics do not necessarily adhere to standard word meanings, uses, or even forms, and so there is no definitive way to know whether a particular lyric has a particular intended meaning or if it is merely gibberish chosen because it sounds interesting to the lyricist.
    – choster
    Feb 23, 2015 at 21:45
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    Sounds good. As for the alternating of "take me on" and "take on me", I theorize that these three young Norwegians in London were amused at how one can literally "turn a phrase" inside out just for fun. Feb 24, 2015 at 9:45


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