Bye, Baby Bunting – Fonn 3

Bye, baby bunting,
Daddy's gone a-hunting,
He's gone to get a rabbit skin,
To wrap the baby bunting in!

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’.*

NameBye, Baby Bunting – Fonn 3
Amount of Notes5
Range (in semitones)8
Tune TypeNursery Rhyme
Original LanguageEnglish
Alternate names