English translation: you have a camel for a mother, alas poor child you have no other
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21:20 Oct 18, 2002
German to English translations [Non-PRO] Art/Literary
German term or phrase:Trampeltier
One version of the well known children's song 'Schlaf Kindchen Schlaf' contains the line:
Deine Mutter ist ein Trampeltier,
Was kannst du armes Kind dafür
Explanation: it 2:20 am, the silly hour.
actually it would be better to have more verses of the song. There are so many Schalf Kindchen Schlaf songs, from Mozart onwards. It would be nice to give you an answer that fits in with the rest of the song...