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Thread #122263   Message #2679504
Posted By: Mick Pearce (MCP)
13-Jul-09 - 06:37 PM
Thread Name: Upon a tree a cuckoo/Auf einem Baum ein Kuckuck
Subject: RE: SONG TITLE ENQUIRY #2 [Archers shooting cuckoos]
I think it's a version of a German children's song - Auf einem Baum ein Kuckuck saß.

You can find fuller information here: The magic words translated with original German and a translation.