Slovenian Traditional Folk Songs – Puppy hasn’t got a tail

Puppy hasn’t got a tail

It is a folk song that parents used to sing to their children. They sang it as a lullaby, to soothe a child or to entertain them. It was also sung when there was time for joy and celebration.

Psiček nima repka več

Psiček nima repka več,

kdo mu ga je odrezal preč.

Diri diri daj, diri diri daj,

dajte psičku rep nazaj.

 

Puppy hasn’t got a tail

Puppy hasn’t got a tail,

Who has cut it off.

Diri diri daj, diri diri daj,

Give the puppy its tail back.