Baa, Baa, Black Sheep
Baa, Baa, Black Sheep is an English nursery rhyme, sung to a variant of the 1761 French melody Ah ! vous dirai-je, Maman. The original form of the tune is used for Twinkle Twinkle Little Star and the Alphabet song
Origin: England, 1744
“Baa, baa, black sheep,
Have you any wool?
Yes sir, yes sir,
Three bags full.
One for the master,
One for the dame,
And one for the little boy
Who lives down the lane.”
More nursery rhymes
Some more entertaining nursery rhymes from our collection
Georgie PorgieThe Queen of HeartsHush-a-bye, babySwan swam over the seaA frog he would a-wooing goI had a little hen, the prettiest …The barber shaved the masonThe rose is red, the violet's blueCome, let's to bed, says sleepy-he…As I was going along, long, longPlease to rememberWho Stole the Bird's Nest?Multiplication is vexationHey! diddle, diddle
Discuss this nursery rhyme with the community:
Use the citation below to add this rhyme to your bibliography:
"Baa, Baa, Black Sheep Nursery rhyme." Rhymes.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2020. Web. 10 Jul 2020. <https://www.rhymes.net/nursery/5/baa-baa-black-sheep>.