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С няней

Language: Russian (Русский)

Расскажи мне, нянюшка, расскажи мне, милая,
Про того про буку страшного:
Как тот бука по лесам бродил,
Как тот бука в лес детей носил
И как грыз он их белые косточки,
И как дети те кричали, плакали!
Нянюшка! Ведь зато их, детей-то, бука съел,
Что обидели няню старую,
Папу с мамой не послушали.
Ведь зато он съел их, нянюшка?

Или вот что: Расскажи мне лучше про царя с царицей,
Что за морем жили в терему богатом.
Ещё царь всё на ногу хромал,
Как споткнётся, так гриб вырастет,
У царицы то всё насморк был,
Как чихнёт, стекла в дребезги!
Знаешь, нянюшка:
Ты про буку то уж не рассказывай! Бог с ним, с букой!
Расскажи мне, няня, ты, смешную-то!

Translation(s): ENG FRE GER

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Musical settings (art songs, Lieder, mélodies, (etc.), choral pieces, and other vocal works set to this text), listed by composer (not necessarily exhaustive)

Available translations, adaptations or excerpts, and transliterations (if applicable):

  • ENG English (Laura Prichard) , "With Nanny", copyright © 2016, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
  • FRE French (Français) (Guy Laffaille) , "Avec la nounou", copyright ©, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
  • GER German (Deutsch) [singable] (Hans Schmidt) , "Mit der Njanja"

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Avec la nounou

Language: French (Français) after the Russian (Русский)

Raconte-moi, chère nounou, raconte-moi, chère nounou
Ce conte, sur cet ogre terrible :
Comment cet ogre se promenait dans la forêt,
Comment cet ogre portait les enfants dans le bois,
Et comment il rongeait leurs os blancs,
Et comment les enfants criaient, pleuraient !
Nounou ! Mais pourquoi, les enfants, il les mangeait,
Quel mal faisaient-ils à la vieille nounou,
Ils n'écoutaient pas papa et maman,
Mais pourquoi il les mangeait, chère nounou ?

Ou bien, celui-ci : raconte-moi plutôt celui sur le tsar et la tsarine,
Qui habitaient près de la mer dans un magnifique palais.
En plus le tsar boitait de sa jambe,
Là où il trébuchait, comment un champignon poussait,
Quant à la tsarine elle avait constamment un rhume,
Quand elle éternuait, les carreaux se brisaient !
Tu sais, chère nounou :
Ne raconte plus celui sur l'ogre ! Que Dieu soit avec lui, avec l'ogre !
Raconte-moi, nounou, celui qui est drôle !

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