Ena, Mena, More, Mi

DESCRIPTION: "Ena, mena, more, mi, Pisca, lara, bora, bi, Eggs, butter, cheese, bread, Stick, stack, stone, dead. O-U-T spells out!" Perhaps a counting-out rhyme
AUTHOR: unknown
EARLIEST DATE: 1975 (Deane/Shaw)
KEYWORDS: nonballad
REFERENCES (2 citations):
Sutton-Smith-NZ, p. 95, "(Call lummy koo") (several of the texts on this page look as if they might be remnants of this)
ADDITIONAL: Tony Deane and Tony Shaw _The Folklore of Cornwall_, B. T. Batsford, 1975, p. 52, "(Hewery, hiery, hackery, heaven)" (1 short text)

cf. "Eenie Meenie Minie Mo (Counting Rhyme)" (lyrics)
File: DeSh052B

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