Poporopo xmoq saʼ ruqʼ li cheʼ
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    Poporopo xmoq saʼ ruqʼ li cheʼ

    Rikʼin bʼatzʼunk

    Laaʼin xinʼilok, ut kʼaʼru li xwil leʼ?

    Poporopo xmoq saʼ ruqʼ li cheʼ!

    Xsach inchʼool chi us naq xwil aʼan,

    Poporopo yoo chi moqk aran.

    Jun mochʼol tinchap, ut jun si tinkʼe,

    Jun sekʼ sununk re taakʼux laa we.

    Maare inkʼaʼ chi yaal li xinwil chaq leʼ—

    Poporopo saʼ li ruqʼ li cheʼ.

    Sikʼ chanru xkʼutbʼesinkil li naxye li raatinul.

    Raatinul: Georgia W. Bello, y. 1924. © 1957 IRI

    Xyaabʼal: Georgia W. Bello, y. 1924; yiibʼanbʼil ru xbʼaan li xBetty Lou Cooney, y. 1924. © 1957, 1989 IRI