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Humpty Dumpty Sat On A Wall - Nursery Rhymes with Full Lyrics LYRICS: Humpty Dumpty sat on a wall Humpty Dumpty had a great fall All the King's horses and all the King's men Couldn't put Humpty together again. Humpty Dumpty sat on the ground Humpty Dumpty looked all around Gone were the chimneys


"Humpty Dumpty" Illustration by W. W. Denslow, 1904 Nursery rhyme Published 1797 Humpty Dumpty is a character in an English nursery rhyme, probably originally a riddle and one of the best known in the English-speaking world. He is typically portrayed as an anthropomorphic egg, though he is not explicitly described as such. The first recorded versions of the rhyme date from late nineteent...


Humpty Dumpty dates back to the early 19th century. At its origins it was a riddle, and the egg was probably the riddle’s answer. In 17th century “humpty dumpty” was the name of a kind of brandy (source: Oxford English Dictionary) and the term was also used as a slang to describe a dull person.


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Humpty Dumpty was a common "nickname", used in 15th century England, to describe large people. This had led to many ideas as to who, or what, the Humpty Dumpty in the nursery rhyme really was. The idea that 'Humpty Dumpty' was a powerful cannon, used during the English Civil War (1642-49), is one of the ideas taken most seriously.


The first time the character of Humpty Dumpty was represented explicitly as an egg was in Lewis Carroll’s Through the Looking Glass in 1872.; There is a supposed “lost” verse to the Humpty Dumpty rhyme that “proves” the Colchester theory, but it is likely that was written recently in order to help with the argument that Humpty Dumpty was a cannon.


Humpty Dumpty sat on a wall, Humpty Dumpty sat on a wall, ... Couldn't put Humpty together again. Source: The Dorling Kindersley Book of Nursery Rhymes ... and even games have been attributed to her, but she is most recognized for her nursery rhymes,... Read Full Biography. Quick Tags.


This has given rise to various, but inaccurate, theories surrounding the identity of Humpty Dumpty. The image of Humpty Dumpty was made famous by the illustrations included in the 'Alice through the looking glass' novel by Lewis Carroll. However, Humpty Dumpty was not a person pilloried in the famous rhyme! The History and Origins of the Rhyme