Search Nursery Rhyme Lyrics & Childrens Songs
Under a web beside a gate,
The Spider hangs, his legs are eight.
Above him flies the Buzzy Bee,
Six black and furry legs has she.
A Tabby Cat goes a leaping past,
Her four legs carry her so fast.
I've only two that isn't many.
But Mr Worm he hasn't any.
Some more nursery rhymes to enjoy
I Walked Abroad
I walked abroad in a snowy day:
I ask'd the soft snow with me to play:
She play'd & She melted in all her prime,
And the winter call'd it a dreadful crime.
Origins of Nursery Rhyme Lyrics and Words
Nursery Rhyme lyrics have many different origins and meanings. In most cases the meanings behind nursery rhyme lyrics cannot be verified. A few examples of some more well know nursery rhyme lyrics and their possible meanings are; ‘Baa, Baa, Black sheep’ was thought to originate from the medieval taxes, ‘Humpty Dumpty’ was thought to be a cannon used in the English civil war and ‘London Bridge is Falling Down’ was thought to be related to the burial of children in foundations or Vikings burning wooden bridges. Whatever the meaning behind Nursery Rhyme Lyrics we have enjoyed them in our own childhood along with sharing them with our own children (and it is amazing after many years how quickly the Lyrics to nursery rhymes can still be remembered).