Mon âne - French Children's Songs - France - Mama Lisa's World: Children's Songs and Rhymes from Around the World  - Intro Image

Notes

*"Oui-da" is an old popular expression in which "da" is an intensifier of "oui". The most well-known version of this song doesn't go "et des souliers, oui-da" (and shoes, oh yes) but "et des souliers lilas" (and lilac colored shoes).
**Name Days are celebrated in Europe and South America. A person's name day is the Saint's Day of the Saint that the person was named after.

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Many thanks to Edit' Dupont for contributing and singing this song for Mama Lisa's World.

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Thanks and Acknowledgements

Translated by Lisa Yannucci and Monique Palomares.

Thanks to Lila Pomerantz for the drawing!

Merci beaucoup!

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