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carols

custom originating in England of singing songs at Christmas. [Christian Tradition: NCE, 552]
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``A dainty song,'' said Wamba, when they had finished their carol, ``and I swear by my bauble, a pretty moral!
The Jester next struck into another carol, a sort of comic ditty, to which the Knight, catching up the tune, replied in the like manner.
Carols were first sung in Europe thousands of years ago, but these were not Christmas Carols.
Christmas carols performed on candle lights in Melbourne- photo courtesy of Flickr CAIRO -- 27 December 2017: Although Christmas Carols were only recognized as tailored songs only for Christmas season, most of these carols were not originally created for Christmas season.
Radio City Cash for Kids Carol Concert December 13, 7pm A programme of fun, festive songs and carols with children's choirs plus guests in aid of Cash for Kids' Radio City will spread Christmas cheer during the evening to get the whole family in the festive spirit.
This is a companion volume to Ian Russell's Sheffield Book of Village Carols (Village Carols, rev.
Five selected carols, Silent Night, O Come All Ye Faithful, O Little Town of Bethlehem, Away in a Manger, and Hark!
TRADITIONAL carols could be heard through the grounds of Beaumont Park yesterday.
A SPECIAL celebration of Christmas carols takes place in Coventry Cathedral tomorrow.
The tradition of singing carols in the street in return for a donation is thought to go back to the Middle Ages when beggars performed in return for food or money.