Au bois du rossignolet

 

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Au bois du rossignolet

(Phonetic)

1. Mah(n) nahl-lah(n) proh-meh-nay [reh-lay, reh-lay]
Luh loh(n) du grah(n) shuh-meh(n) [reh-leh(n), reh-leh(n)] Luh loh(n) du grah(n) shuh-meh(n).
 Zhuh muh swee zahn-dohr-mee [reh-lee, reh-lee]
Ah loh(n) [reh-loh(n), re-lohm bruh soo [reh-loo, reh-loo] zuh(n) peh(n) [reh-leh(n), reh- leh(n)].


Refrain (x 2): Oh bwah du roh-see-nyoh-lay [reh-lay, reh-lay], Oh bwah du roh-see-nyoh-lay [reh-lay, reh-lay].


2. Zhuh muh swee zahn-dohr-mee [reh-lee, reh-lee]
Ah lohm-bruh soo zuh(n) peh(n) [reh-leh(n), reh-leh(n)]
Ah lohm-bruh soo zuh(n) peh(n).
Zhuh muh swee ray-vay-yay [reh-lay, reh-lay]
Leh peh(n) [reh-leh(n), reh-leh(n)] ay-tay [reh-lay, reh-lay] fleuh-ree [reh-le, reh-lee].

Refrain (x 2)


3. Ah! Zhay pree moh(n) coo-toh [reh-loh, reh-loh]
Un bran-shuh zhay coo-pay [reh-lay, reh-lay]
Un bran-shuh zhay coo-pay.
Zhuh mah(n) fee yuh(n) flu-tyoh [reh-loh, reh-loh]
Uhn flah [reh-lah, re-lah] zhoh-lay [reh-lay, reh-lay] oh-see [reh-lee, reh-lee].

Refrain (x 2)
 

4. Ah! Sah-vay voo meh-syeuh [reh-leuh, reh-leuh] Suh kuh mah flut ah dee [reh-lee, reh-lee]?
Suh kuh mah flut ah dee?
Ah! Kee lay boh(n) deh-may [reh-lay, reh-lay]
La fee [reh-lee, reh-lee] duh soh(n) [reh-loh(n), reh-loh(n)] vwah-zeh(n) [reh-leh(n), reh- leh(n).

Refrain (x 2)

(En Français)

1. M’en allant promener (re-lé, re-lé)
Le long du grand chemin (re-lin, re-lin)
Le long du grand chemin
Je me suis endormi (re-li, re-li)
À l’om- (re-lom, re-lom) bre sous (re-lou, re-lou) z-un pin (re-lin, re-lin).
 

 

 


Refrain (x 2): Au bois du rossignolet (re-let, re-let)
Au bois du rossignolet.


2. Je me suis endormi (re-li, re-li)
À l’ombre sous un pin (re-lin, re-lin)
À l’ombre sous un pin.
Je me suis réveillé (re-lé re-lé)
Le pin (re-lin, re-lin) était (re-lé, re-lé) fleuri (re-li, re-li).



Refrain (x 2)


3. Ah! J’ai pris mon couteau (re-lo, re-lo) Une branche j’ai coupé (re-lé, re-lé)
Une branche j’ai coupé.
Je m’en fis un flûtiau (re-lo, re-lo)

Un fla- (re-la, re-la) geolet (re-lé, re-lé) aussi (re-li, re-li).
 


Refrain (x 2)
 

4. Ah! Savez-vous, messieurs (re-leu, re-leu) Ce que ma flûte a dit (re-li, re-li)
Ce que ma flûte a dit?
Ah! Qu’il est bon d’aimer (re-lé, re-lé)

La fille re-li, re-li de son (re-lon, re-lon) voisin (re-lin, re-lin).


Refrain (x2)


In the woods of the nightingale

(English)

1. While on a stroll along the high road,
I fell asleep in the shade beneath a pine.

Refrain (x2)
In the woods of the nightingale, In the woods of the nightingale.

2. I fell asleep in the shade beneath a pine. I woke up, the pine was in flower.

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3. Oh! I took my knife, I cut a branch.
I made myself a flute and a whistle as well.

Refrain (x2)

4. Oh! Do you know, kind sirs, what my flute said?
“Oh! What a good thing it is to love your neighbor’s daughter.”

Refrain (x2)