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What Does New Year's Song 'Auld Lang Syne' Mean? 2019 Lyrics And History

The ringing in of each new year isn’t complete without “Auld Lang Syne” playing in the background.

The story goes that in 1788, poet Robert Burns sent the song lyrics to Scots Musical Museum.

Burns wrote that the song was ancient and that he was the first to record its words on paper, according to, part of Scotland is Now campaign’s 2017 report .

According to ABC News , the title means "times gone by" and “is about remembering friends from the past and not letting them be forgotten.”

The lyrics of "Auld Lang Syne" from Scottish poet Robert Burns are printed on a wall as part of an exhibition at the Morgan Library & Museum in New York on Dec. 9, 2011.

ABC reports it was musician Guy Lombardo who popularized the song in 1929 when his band used it during two radio performances in New York.

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