Bonjour – I’m Leyla, Camille and Olivier’s daughter and I’m 4. Yearly, we be taught a poem in school for Mom’s day (la fête des mères). My dad and mom took a video so we will share it with you. Get pleasure from!
Mom’s day in France is a cheerful celebration. Each kids and grown-ups do one thing particular for his or her mother on this present day.
Children are likely to make one thing for his or her mother – generally it’s a faculty challenge – or like my daughter Leyla when she was youthful – be taught a French poem or a French tune for his or her mother, make a drawing, a pasta necklace…
For mom’s day, French adults normally convey some flowers, take their mother to a restaurant or deal with her to a flowery home made cooked meal.
It’s commonplace for dads to provide a gift to their wives as effectively, however that’s extra for Valentine’s Day in France ❤️.
Now let’s see how we are saying Mom’s day in French.
How do you Say ‘Mom’s Day’ in French?
Mom’s Day in French is “la fête des mères”. Observe that we are saying Moms’ day within the plural in French.
When is Mom’s Day in France?
In 2023, Mom’s day in France is June 4th.
In France, Mom’s Day “la fête des mères” is the final Sunday in Could, except this is identical day as a Christian Vacation, which occurs on occasion, then it’s the primary Sunday of June.
What’s ‘Blissful Mom’s Day’ in French?
To say joyful Mom’s Day in French, we are saying: “joyeuse fête des mères”. That’s the widespread manner of wishing somebody joyful Mom’s day in French.
When a French youngster is speaking to his/her mother, s/he could say: “bonne fête Maman” or “joyeuse fête maman”!
5 Mom’s Day Phrases in French
What would a french child say to his/her mother on Mom’s day?
Listed here are just a few examples:
- j’ai un cadeau pour toi = I’ve a gift for you
- je t’ai fait un dessin = I made you a drawing
- j’ai un poème à te réciter = I’ve a poem to let you know
- je t’aime Maman = I really like you Mother – Extra about I really like you in French
- je t’aime de tout mon coeur = I really like you with all my coronary heart
- Tu es la meilleure des mamans = you’re one of the best mother
5 Methods to Say Mom in French
To say Mom in French, or Mother in French, we use a number of phrases:
- Maman = mother (you possibly can probably name your mother “mère” however it’s fairly distant and never very used these days)
- une maman = a mother (casual)
- une mère = a mom (extra formal)
- une daronne = mother in trendy French slang (I don’t suggest you employ it, it may be pejorative)
- une belle-mère = each mother-in-law and step-mother
11 French Mom’s Day Presents
What would a younger youngster usually give to his/her mother in France on Mom’s day?
Listed here are some typical presents:
- un collier de nouilles / de pates = a pasta necklace
- une poterie = a pottery
- un dessin = a drawing
- un projet manuel = arts and crafts challenge
- une carte de voeux = a greeting card
- un poème = a poem
- une chanson = a tune
- un air de musique = a music piece
- un petit-déjeuner au lit = breakfast in mattress (my daughter’s Leyla’s specialty 🙂
- un bouquet de fleurs = flower association
- un crème pour le corps = a physique cream
Now it’s time for an actual deal with. We filmed our daughter Leyla when she was very younger and she or he was telling me the mom’s day poems she realized in class. It’s so cute!!!
2 Mom’s Day French Poems
Mom’s Day French Poem #1
On this vidéo, Leyla is 4 1/2, and we simply moved again to France from Boston, MA, USA.
Leyla loves residing near her household, and loves her new college and talking French to her associates, however she nonetheless speaks English at residence with us, and she or he watches TV solely in English, so she’s a bilingual child (and nonetheless is to this present day).
Let’s begin with the poem she realized in class when she was 4 1/2. Are you able to detect a slight American accent? It’s so cute!
French Transcript of the French Mom’s Day Poem
Ma primary est une fleur
Mes doigts sont les cinq pétales
Dis moi jolie petite fleur
Est-ce que ma maman
M’aime de tout son coeur ?
Elle m’aime un peu, beaucoup,
Passionnément, à la folie,
Pas du tout.
Pas du tout ??
Vilaine petite fleur !
Je sais que ma maman
M’aime de tout son coeur !
Observe: Leyla says: “une primary est une fleur” as an alternative of “ma primary”… little mistake.
Then she says “mes doigts Y (for “ils”) sont les cinq pétales” – that’s widespread spoken French for you!
English Translation of the French Mom’s Day Poem
My hand is a flower
My fingers are the 5 petals
Inform me fairly flower
Does my Mother love me with all her coronary heart ?
She loves me a bit, rather a lot,
By no means.
By no means ??
Naughty little flower!
I do know my mother
Loves me with all her coronary heart!
French Mom’s Day Poem Video #2
The following 12 months, Leyla realized one other poem. This time, her English accent is totally gone!
Do you take pleasure in French poems – take a look at the French poetry part of this web site.
French Mom’s Day Poem
J’ai cherché dans les poèmes
Remark dire “je t’aime”.
J’ai trouvé des mots savants
Bien trop longs pour mes cinq ans !
Alors, j’ai cherché ailleurs,
Et j’ai trouvé dans mon coeur,
Les mots que tu m’as appris
Quand j’étais encore petite.
Maman, je t’aime, grand comme ça !
Je le dis avec mes bras….
English Translation of the French Mom’s day Poem
I regarded within the poems
Easy methods to say ” I really like you ” .
I discovered huge phrases
Too lengthy for my 5 years!
So I regarded elsewhere ,
And I discovered in my coronary heart,
The phrases you taught me
Once I was nonetheless small .
Mother, I really like you , huge like that!
I say it with my arms ….
Awwwwwhhhh. my coronary heart melts every time I watch these movies… Moi aussi je t’aime de tout mon coeur ma Leylounette chérie… virtually all grown up now !
Joyeuse fête des mères à toutes les mamans du monde !
What about you? How do you name you Mother in your loved ones/ nation? Any specific traditions for Mom’s Day?
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