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Misheard lyrics (also called mondegreens) occur when people misunderstand the lyrics in a song. These are NOT intentional rephrasing of lyrics, which is called parody. This page contains all the misheard lyrics for The Lonely Goatherd that have been submitted to this site and the old collection from inthe80s started in 1996. For more information about the misheard lyrics available on this site, please read our FAQ.

Julie Andrews', "The Lonely Goatherd"
Misheard Lyrics:
O-old lady o' de lake-o, o-old lady o' de lake
O-old lady o' de lake-o, lady o' de leak ole.
Original Lyrics:
O ho lay dee odl lee o, o ho lay dee odl ay
O ho lay dee odl lee o, lay dee odl lee o lay.
Cast of The Sound of Music's, "The Lonely Goatherd"
Misheard Lyrics:
What to wet for a girl and goat heard
Original Lyrics:
What a duet for a girl and goatherd

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