come all you


a street ballad, especially in England.
Also, come-all-you [kuhm-awl-yoo] .

1885–90; after the invitation that often forms the opening line of such ballads Unabridged
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come-all-ye (kəˈmɔːljə, -jiː)
a street ballad or folk song
[C19: from the common opening words come all ye (young maidens, loyal heroes, etc)…]

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