Translation:French Nursery Rhymes/Jeanette's Song

French Nursery Rhymes  (1881) 
C. B., translated from French by Wikisource
Jeanette's Song


Jeannette is my name,
I don't know my lessons.
Mama, sing me a song,
So that I can learn its tone,
And when people ask me,
If I've learned my lessons,
I can say to them truly:
Jeannette is my name,
And I know a song.