French Children Songs - Frère Jacques (English translation)

French

Frère Jacques

 
Frère Jacques, frère Jacques
Dormez-vous ? Dormez-vous ?
Sonnez les matines ! Sonnez les matines !
Din, dan, don; din, dan, don
 
Submitted by maëlstrom on Mon, 21/03/2011 - 23:22
Last edited by Fary on Tue, 06/03/2018 - 14:25
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English translation

Brother Jacques

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Brother Jacques, brother Jacques
Are you sleeping? Are you sleeping?
Ring the matin bells! Ring the matin bells!
Din, dan, don; din, dan, don
 
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Submitted by maëlstrom on Mon, 21/03/2011 - 23:24
Last edited by maëlstrom on Thu, 06/04/2017 - 14:49
Author's comments:

The "matins" are the first service of morning prayer, held at dawn.

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