The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #56722   Message #888437
Posted By: Nigel Parsons
12-Feb-03 - 08:11 AM
Thread Name: peter green ?
Subject: RE: peter green ?
See Mondegreen for details. I forgot this is not a universally accepted term, but it is used to describe the corruption of a song due to misheard words,
Mondegreen from "laid him on the green" => "Lady Mondegreen"
"The Bonny Earl of Moray"