John Speller's Web Pages Alma Redemptoris Mater: As I lay upon a night

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Alma Redemptoris Mater: As I lay upon a night
A little-known fifteenth-century English carol. Glossary: Berd = Child; wight = maid; clepyd = called, dight = worthy, hight = was named, pight = placed. "Nowell" here seems to be a personification of Christ.

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