What Child Is This?

First line: What Child is this, who laid to rest / What child is this, who, laid to rest, on Mary’s lap is sleeping? / What Child is this

Original language: English

Words: William Chatterton Dix
Music: English folk song, 16th century


These charts show the use of this song in English hymnbooks and other collections published by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. If a song appears in multiple editions of the same hymnbook, it is only counted once. [undetermined] means that tune information has not yet been entered in.

Tunes that have appeared with this song in English

Appearances of this song over time in English

What Child Is This?

, 2

Artist: The Tabernacle Choir at Temple Square; The Orchestra at Temple Square

What Child Is This? (Duet or Two-part Choir)

, Dec 2019

Arr.: Sally DeFord

What Child Is This? (Duet or Two-part Choir)

, Dec 2019

Arr.: Sally DeFord

Other Restoration-Based Denominations

What Child Is This

, 432

Other Restoration-Based Denominations

What Child Is This

, 257

What Child Is This?

, 43a

What Child Is This?

, 43a

Other Christian Denominations

What Child Is This

, 145

Other Christian Denominations

What Child Is This

, 95

Other Christian Denominations

What Child Is This

, 148

Other Christian Denominations

What Child Is This

, 198

Other Christian Denominations

What Child Is This?

, 110

Other Christian Denominations

What Child Is This

, 370

Other Christian Denominations

What Child Is This

, 296

Other Christian Denominations

What Child is This

, 220

Other Christian Denominations

What Child Is This

, 184

Other Christian Denominations

What Child Is This?

, 281

Other Christian Denominations

What Child Is This

, 162

Other Christian Denominations

What Child Is This

, 148

Other Christian Denominations

What Child Is This

, 219

Other Christian Denominations

What Child Is This?

, 137

Other Christian Denominations

This, this is Christ the King

, 115

Other Christian Denominations

What Child Is This

, 40

Other Christian Denominations

What Child Is This?

, 94

Other Christian Denominations

This, this is Christ the King

, 48

Other Restoration-Based Denominations

What Child Is This, Who, Laid to Rest

, 72