Folk Song Lyrics Archive

The Folk Song Lyrics Archive is a collection of folk song lyrics from many parts of the world. All songs are traditional. If you find errors or would like to help with the translation or transliteration of songs, please contact the editor, Lily Storm.

All Songs

Albanian

Arabic

Armenian

Basque

Bosnian

Bulgarian

Croatian, Serbian, and Montenegrin

Czech and Slovak

English (Americas)

English (British Isles)

Finnish, Estonian and Saami

French and Walloon

Georgian and Laz

German, Swiss German and Dutch

Greek

Hindi

Hungarian

Icelandic

Irish

Italian, Sardinian, Corsican and Occitan

Japanese

Kannada

Latin

Latin American

Latvian and Lithuanian

Macedonian

Maltese

Norwegian

Polish

Portuguese, Spanish, and Catalan

Romane (Gypsy)

Romanian

Russian and Belorussian

Scots Gaelic and Manx

Sephardic

Swedish and Danish

Turkish

Tuvan

Ukrainian

Welsh and Breton