*A term of endearment for something smaller
**Helen learnt this song with this line as, "Hij's onaardig om te zien" (He was so cute to see).

This song was written in 1865 by Dutch poet Jan Goeverneur (1809 - 1889).



Many thanks to F. S. for the recording!

Sheet Music

Sheet Music - Toen onze mop een mopje was

Thanks and Acknowledgements

Many thanks to Helen (van Halderen) Bachleitner for contributing and translating this song for us!

Dank u wel!