Origin of clerihewafter E. Clerihew Bentley (1875-1956), Eng author
Origin of clerihewAfter Edmund Clerihew Bentley (1875-1956), British writer
- A rhyme of four lines, usually regarding a person mentioned in the first line.
- The clerihew, as you can see,
- is shorter than it ought to be,
- with just four lines I’m s’posed to tell,
- what it’s all about...oh well.
Named after Edmund Clerihew Bentley