“Le Chien (Le Petit Chien, The Little Dog)”

Author: unknown
Earliest date: 1925 (Scarborough)
Keywords: animal dog foreignlanguage nonballad
Found in: US(So)

Description

Creole French: "Il y a un petit chien chez nous, Que remue les pattes (x2)... Que remue les pattes tout comme vous." "There is a little dog at our house... who shakes his feet just like you."

References

  1. Scarborough-NegroFS, p. 123, "Le Chien" (1 short text with loose English translation)
  2. BI, ScNF123A