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Humpty Dumpty is a character in an English nursery rhyme, probably originally a riddle and one of the best known in the English-speaking world. He is typically portrayed as a personified egg, though he is not explicitly ...

knowledgenuts.com/2014/01/08/humpty-dumpty-was-a-cannon-not-an-egg

Jan 8, 2014 ... However, historical evidence actually suggests that Humpty Dumpty .... of Humpty Dumpty as an egg, a portrayal which continued throughout ...

www.todayifoundout.com/index.php/2013/04/the-origin-of-humpty-dumpty

Apr 24, 2013 ... As you seem to have noticed, in the “Humpty Dumpty” nursery rhyme, nowhere does it say that Humpty is an egg, yet he is often presented as ...

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Claim: Humpty Dumpty was an egg. It's False. Humpty Dumpty was the name of a cannon used by English Royalists in the English Civil War of 1642-1649.

www.quora.com/Is-there-a-deeper-meaning-behind-the-story-of-Humpty-Dumpty

Kelly Carter is, of course, correct. The nursery rhyme never mentions an egg. The reason? The rhyme was actually a riddle*, and the answer was "an egg".

myths.e2bn.org/mythsandlegends/origins1-humpty-dumpty-and-the-fall-of-colchester.html

Humpty Dumpty as described in Alice through the looking glass ... book, 'Alice Through the Looking Glass', where Humpty Dumpty is shown as a round egg.

www.straightdope.com/columns/read/1494/why-is-humpty-dumpty-portrayed-as-an-egg-even-though-eggs-arent-mentioned-in-the-nursery-rhyme

Why is Humpty Dumpty portrayed as an egg, even though eggs aren't mentioned in the nursery rhyme? April 16, 1999. Dear Straight Dope: As a long time fan, ...

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Nowhere in the rhyme about "Humpty Dumpty" is there a reference to him being an egg - least not in any version I ever heard. So why is he ...

www.huffingtonpost.com.au/2017/10/23/why-is-humpty-dumpty-an-egg-an-investigation_a_23253276

Oct 24, 2017 ... Think of Humpty Dumpty and you no doubt picture an egg on a wall -- or ... omelette in a stainless steel pan, this portrayal of Humpty apparently ...