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Hej! Gereblyézd, gereblyézd, azt a szép zöld szénát! Gereblyézném szivesen, de kendalig ka szált. Hej! Gereblye, gereblye ménkű csapjon bele! Ugy elaludt, öszszetört a gereblye nyele.
- by Victor Lanyí (1889 - 1962) [author's text not yet checked against a primary source]
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- by Béla Bartók (1881 - 1945), "Szénagyüjtéskor", Sz. 78 no. 1, from Falun (Dedinské scény) = Village scenes, no. 1, also set in Slovak (Slovenčina) [ sung text checked 1 time]
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- FRE French (Français) (Guy Laffaille) , " Fenaison", copyright © 2018, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
Researcher for this text: Erkki Pullinen
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Hei ! Ratisse, ratisse, ce beau foin vert ! Je te ratisserai joyeusement, mais c'était à peine fauché. Hei ! Ratisse, ratisse, tu es tombé dedans. Tu t'es endormi et tu as cassé ton râteau !
- Translation from Hungarian (Magyar) to French (Français) copyright © 2018 by Guy Laffaille, (re)printed on this website with kind permission. To reprint and distribute this author's work for concert programs, CD booklets, etc., you may ask the copyright-holder(s) directly or ask us; we are authorized to grant permission on their behalf. Please provide the translator's name when contacting us.
Text added to the website: 2018-12-16 00:00:00
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