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Did you know that many nursery rhyme lyrics we have read children have their origins in English history. Nursery Rhyme words have been composed for differing reasons, some of these reasons include; rhymes were written to recount local events that may have been forgotten, to express feelings of love and care, lyrics with hidden meaning such as displeasure or grievance with governments and authorities. Often the reason the lyrics are in rhyme form was to ensure they are easy to remember. If they can be easily remembered then it is likely that they would be spread by word of mouth and reach a larger audience. The true reason behind Nursery rhyme lyrics if often not for the faint hearted.

In addition to the search above you can browse all nursery rhymes via the links below or alternatively use our alphabetical listing.

Index of Nursery Rhyme Lyrics and Chlidrens Songs

A  |  B  |  C to D  |  E to F  |  G to H  |  I to K  |  L to M  |  N to R  |  S to Te  |  Th  |  Ti to Z

Nursery Rhymes are normally short songs for children that are typically taught to kids aged between 3 and 7 years. Although the lyrics are often sung for fun they also provide an educational aspects such as learning basic count skills, extending a childs vocabulary, teaching children concepts like the alphabet,  names of week days and months. Nursery rhyme lyrics and childrens songs can also be a useful tool with keeping children occupied on trips, extending playtime or helping with the evening bedtime routine. Many of the lyrics to your faviourte nursery rhymes and childrens songs are easily remembered from your own childhood, however for those you have forgotten or maybe you’re in search of new or variations then LanternTree will be valuable resource.

Here are some more Nursery Rhyme Lyrics and Songs for Children

What Might Have Been
Who Is So Merry
You See Merry Phyllis
To Willie and Henrietta
Upon A Rock Top
You Are Going Out
Mr East
Two Precepts
Why May Not I Love Johnny
Widdicote Waddicote

 

Some more nursery rhymes to enjoy

The Wheels On The Bus

The wheels on the bus go round and round,
round and round, round and round.
The wheels on the bus go round and round,
all day long.

The bell on the bus goes ding, ding, ding,
ding, ding, ding, ding, ding, ding.
The bell on the bus goes ding, ding, ding,
all day long.

The doors on the bus opens and shuts,
opens and shuts, opens and shuts.
The doors on the bus opens and shuts,
all day long.

The wipers on the bus go swish, swish, swish,
swish, swish, swish, swish, swish, swish.
The wipers on the bus go swish, swish,
swish all day long.

The horn on the bus goes beep, beep, beep,
beep, beep, beep, beep, beep, beep.
The horn on the bus goes beep, beep,
beep all day long.

The babies on the bus go fast asleep,
fast asleep, fast asleep.
The babies on the bus go fast asleep
all day long.

The people on the bus go up and down,
up and down, up and down.
The people on the bus go up and down,
all day long.


 

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About Nursery Rhymes

 Nursery Rhymes

A nursery rhyme is a traditional song or poem taught to young children, originally in the nursery. Learning nursery rhymes lyrics assists in the development of vocabulary and in some cases basic counting skills. It also introduces children to enjoy music. Often actions, movement or dances are associated with these nursery rhymes and children songs.

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