Sometimes this rhyme starts with, "Oh Dear Me" or "1, 2, 3" instead of "A, B, C."

A, B, C, Granny Caught a Flea - Scottish Children's Songs - Scotland - Mama Lisa's World: Children's Songs and Rhymes from Around the World  - Intro Image


According to the book, "Further Up the Inverted Pyramid" by George Wilson (2016), a version of this rhyme was chanted by kids during WW2.


If anyone from Scotland would like send a recording of this rhyme and/or share another version, please email me.