Alouette

Alouette, gentille Alouette Alouette,

je te plumerai

Je te plumerai la tête
(Je te plumerai la tête)

Et la tête (Et la tête) Alouette (Alouette) O-o-o-oh

Alouette, gentille Alouette Alouette,

je te plumerai Je te plumerai le bec (Je te plumerai le bec)

Et le bec (Et le bec) Et la tête (Et la tête) Alouette (Alouette) O-o-o-oh

Translation

Lark, nice lark
Lark, I will pluck your feathers

I will pluck your head
(I will pluck your head)


And your head
(And your head)
Lark
(Lark)

I will pluck your beak

I will pluck your head

 

         ●  Et le cou

         ●  Et le dos

         ●  Et les ailes

         ●  Et les pattes

         ●  Et la queue La Conclusion O-o-o-o-oh Alouette, gentille Alouette Alouette, je te plumerai

And your neck

And your back

And your wings

And your feet

And your tail

The Ending

Lark, nice lark
Lark, I will pluck your feathers

Note: This song was a canoeing song sung by French fur traders or voyageurs as they paddled their canoes loaded with fur.