Christmas Poetry. Little Donkey. Little donkey, little donkey, On the dusty road. Bethlehem’s in sight. Ring out those bells tonight Bethlehem, Bethlehem. A-() A, as a prefix to English words, is derived from various sources. (1) It frequently signifies on or in (from an, a forms of AS. on), denoting a state, as in. Dec 12, 2012  · Oh Little town of Bethlehem;. shop keepers, black smiths, the inn keeper, drunkards,…