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Eenerie Twaerie

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Title - Eenerie Twaerie
Contributors - Thomas Alexander Robertson
Reporters - Elizabeth Neilsen

Summary - T. A. Robertson notes that this counting-out rhyme, from the Shetland Folk Society collection, collected by M. G. Scott, was quite common:

Eenerie, twaaerie, tuckery seven,
Halipa, crackapa, tenapa 'leven,
Pin pan musky dan,
Eidlum tweetlum twenty wan.

Track Duration (h:m:s) - 00:00:15
Date Recorded - 1961.08.08
Language - Scots
Genre - Verse, Information
Collection - School of Scottish Studies

Track ID - 42007
Original Tape ID - SA1961.089
Original Track ID - SA1961.89.B46
Audio Quality - Good
Audio Format - R2R

Classification - R19296;


Recording Location:
  County - Shetland
  Parish - Lerwick
  Island - Shetland Mainland
  Village - Lerwick


Item Location:
  County - Shetland

Item Notes - See:
'I Saw Esau' (P. & I. Opie, 1947/1992) p. 66
'Doh Ray Me, When Ah Wis Wee' (E. McVicar, 2007) p. 82
'Miscellanea of the Rymour Club' vol. 1 (Edinburgh, 1906-1911) p. 164; vol. 2 (Edinburgh, 1912-1919) p. 94
'Oxford Dictionary of Nursery Rhymes' (P. & I. Opie, 1951) pp. 335-336

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