Sumer is icumen in, Lhude sing cuccu ! Groweth sed, and bloweth med, And springth the wude nu, Sing cuccu ! " Awe bleteth after lomb, Lhouth after calve cu ; Bulluc sterteth, bucke verteth, Murie sing cuccu ! "Cuccu, cuccu, well singes thu, cuccu, Ne... Origin of the Scots and the Scottish language - Pagina 100door James Paterson - 1858 - 166 pagina’sVolledige weergave
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Susan Fenimore Cooper - 1998 - 352 pagina’s
...language, said to date as far back as 1250, has a refrain in honor of this bird: "Summer is ycumen in; Lhude sing cuccu; Groweth sed, and bloweth med, And springeth the wode nu: Sing cuccu! Awe bleteth after lomb: Lhouth after calve cu; Merrie sing cuccu, Cuccu, cuccu!...
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Ruth Doan MacDougall - 2010 - 370 pagina’s
...replaced by lit majors' suggestions, and under the jump rope she skipped, joining the chant: Sumer is icumen in, Lhude sing cuccu! Groweth sed, and bloweth med, And springeth the wide nu — Sing cuccu! A marriage proposal was, however, a milestone. THE NEXT EVENING Esther shouted,...
Robin Waterfield - 2003 - 464 pagina’s
...thirteenthcentury England. When regressed to this life, Niki began to sing the old English song which begins 'Sumer is icumen in, Lhude sing cuccu! Groweth sed and bloweth med, And springeth the wude nu.' Actually, though, she sang it in a modernized version of the words. How on earth did a teenage...