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"Frère Jacques" Lyrics and Translations

"Frere Jacques" lyrics and translations from the original French into English, German, and more!

Lyrics for the classic French lullaby about an oversleeping monk. Commonly used to teach melody and how to sing a round, this popular nursery rhyme has been translated into numerous languages over the centuries. Included here are the original French lyrics for "Frère Jacques," traditional and literal translations for English and other languages, and a brief history of the lullaby's (comical) meaning and origin.
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