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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

Overheard in the Corn-Field
The Greedy Little Pitchers
Now All Of You
The Old Woman of Gloucester
The New Pelisse
The First of May
The Piper and His Cow
The Robin and Wren
Three Spaniards
Master I Have

 

Some more nursery rhymes to enjoy

Here we go loop de loop

Here we go loop de loop
Here we go loop de lie
Here we go loop de loop
All on a Saturday night

You put your right hand in
You take your right hand out
You give your hand a shake, shake, shake
And turn yourself about

Here we go loop de loop
Here we go loop de lie
Here we go loop de loop
All on a Saturday night

You put your left foot in
You take your left foot out
You give your foot a shake, shake, shake
And turn yourself about

Here we go loop de loop
Here we go loop de lie
Here we go loop de loop
All on a Saturday night

You put your right hip in
You take your right hip out
You give your right hip a shake, shake, shake
And turn yourself about

Here we go loop de loop
Here we go loop de lie
Here we go loop de loop
All on a Saturday night

You put your whole self in
You take your whole self out
You give yourself a shake, shake, shake
And turn yourself about


 

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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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