This song is of Occitan origin. The original song is called Las fielairas in Occitan.


Janeton and Margoton are pet names for Jeanne (Jane, Joan) and Marguerite (Margaret). Pierre is Peter and Guillaume is William.


Monique said, "I remember learning this in grade school before it was in a radio educational program in 1969/70 (I no longer was a grade student by then)."

Thanks and Acknowledgements

Translated by Monique Palomares.