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God Save The Queen

God save our gracious Queen
Long live our noble Queen
God save the Queen
Send her victorious
Happy and glorious
Long to reign over us
God save the Queen
songwriter: in plainchant by John Bull

date: 1619 as God Save The King

"God Save the Queen" is the national anthem of the U.K. and Northern Ireland. In general only one or two verses are sung, but on rare occasions three The variation in Britain of the lyrics to "God Save the Queen" is the oldest amongst those currently used, and forms the basis on which all other versions used throughout the Commonwealth are formed; though, again, the words have varied throughout these years.

God Save The Queen

God save our gracious Queen
Long live our noble Queen
God save the Queen
Send her victorious
Happy and glorious
Long to reign over us
God save the Queen
songwriter: in plainchant by John Bull

date: 1619 as God Save The King

"God Save the Queen" is the national anthem of the U.K. and Northern Ireland. In general only one or two verses are sung, but on rare occasions three The variation in Britain of the lyrics to "God Save the Queen" is the oldest amongst those currently used, and forms the basis on which all other versions used throughout the Commonwealth are formed; though, again, the words have varied throughout these years.

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Quiz #: 14095
With full respect, I honour Canada's reigning monarch, Queen Elizabeth II. Long may she live.
Quiz by: Sharon Michiko Yoneda
Low Intermediate

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