Bye, baby bunting, Daddy's gone a-hunting, To get a little rabbit skin, To wrap my baby bunting in! Bye, baby bunting, Daddy's gone a-hunting!
There are at least 3 different versions of this nursery rhyme, which dates from approximately 1731. The word ‘bunting’ is a term of endearment that may also imply ‘plump’.* This version is from “What the Children Sing”, published by Augener Ltd., London, circa 1915.
|Name||Bye, Baby Bunting – Fonn 1|
|Amount of Notes||7|
|Range (in semitones)||11|
|Tune Type||Nursery Rhyme|