Yalaq bʼar naʼajej
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    Yalaq bʼar naʼajej

    Rikʼin bʼantioxink

    Yalaq bʼar naʼajej naq qʼojyin naʼok

    Teʼwiqʼlaaq kokʼal ut taaʼuxq tijok.

    Bʼantiox teʼxye saʼ tzʼaqal li raatin,

    Bʼantiox, bʼantiox, saʼ tzʼaqal li raatin.

    “Gracias,” “Mālō,” “We thank thee,” (wi tenk di)

    Yalaq bʼar naʼajej naru naqabʼi.

    Wankebʼ “Tak”, wan chik “Mercí,”

    “Kanxa ximasu”, “Bʼantiox aawe.”

    Li qaYuwaʼ narabʼihebʼ

    Naxtaw ru li junjunq.

    Li qaYuwaʼ naxnaw li ru,

    Ut naxra, naxra, naxra li junjunq.

    Ebʼ li aatin saʼ jalanil aatinobʼal re xyeebʼal bʼantiox:
    Español: gracias
    Tongano: malo
    Ingles: we thank thee
    Danes: tak
    Frances: merci
    Japones: kanxa ximasu

    Raatinul: Peggy Hill Ryskamp, y. 1949. © 1975 IRI

    Xyaabʼal: Beth Groberg Stratton, y. 1944. © 1975 IRI

    Tzolʼlebʼ ut Sumwank 59:7