Vive Le Vent – Jingle Bells in French
Have you ever wondered how to sing Jingle Bells in French? Here you will a complete video of the song, called “Vive Le Vent” (Long Live The Wind) as well as the French lyrics with the English translation written out below. While little is known about the history of the French version of the song, one thing is clear: While the tune is completely the same the words are totally different. Sing along and enjoy!
French Lyrics & Translation
|Vive le vent, vive le vent,
vive le vent d’hiver
qui s’en va sifflant, soufflant
dans les grands sapins verts.
Vive le temps, vive le temps,
Sur le long chemin
Et le vieux monsieur descend
|Long live the wind, long live the wind,
Long live the winter wind,
Which goes whistling, blowing
In the big green Christmas trees!
Long live the time, long live the time,
Along the long trail
And the old man