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    Cheril! Lix teep li Rey

    Rikʼin kawil chʼoolej

    1. Cheril! Lix teep li Rey,

    Saʼ ruqʼebʼ li chʼiichʼ ak wan.

    Saʼ pleet yookebʼ chi bʼeek,

    Wan li reetalil aran.

    Kawebʼ xmetzʼew aʼan,

    Ut tzʼaqal saʼ junajil

    Nekeʼxtaaqe aʼan,

    Ut yookebʼ chixbʼichankil:

    [Chorus]

    Toonumtaaq, toonumtaaq

    Xbʼaan li qaKolonel!

    Toonumtaaq, toonumtaaq

    Xbʼaan li Qaawaʼ Jesus!

    Toonumtaaq, toonumtaaq, toonumtaaq

    Xbʼaan li Qaawaʼ Jesus!

    2. Nachal xteepal laj tza;

    Teʼxaqliiq aj pleet chiru,

    Ut kawebʼ xchʼool chi yaal;

    Maajoʼqʼe teʼxxuwa ru.

    Laj Taqlanel naxye:

    “Tiikaqex chinpaabʼankil!”

    Li junjunq narabʼi

    Japjo re chixbʼichankil:

    [Chorus]

    Toonumtaaq, toonumtaaq

    Xbʼaan li qaKolonel!

    Toonumtaaq, toonumtaaq

    Xbʼaan li Qaawaʼ Jesus!

    Toonumtaaq, toonumtaaq, toonumtaaq

    Xbʼaan li Qaawaʼ Jesus!

    3. Saʼ rosoʼjik li pleet,

    Naq xraqeʼ li yalok-u,

    Naq chʼutchʼuukebʼ aran

    Saʼ li ru taqʼa tuqtu,

    Chiru xReyebʼ aʼan,

    Ebʼ li nimla teep xeril

    Teʼxloqʼoni xkʼabʼaʼ,

    Ut aʼin li bʼichanbʼil:

    [Chorus]

    Toonumtaaq, toonumtaaq

    Xbʼaan li qaKolonel!

    Toonumtaaq, toonumtaaq

    Xbʼaan li Qaawaʼ Jesus!

    Toonumtaaq, toonumtaaq, toonumtaaq

    Xbʼaan li Qaawaʼ Jesus!

    Raatinul: Fanny J. Crosby, 1820–1915

    Xyaabʼal: Adam Geibel, 1855–1933

    2 Timoteo 2:3, 22

    Tzolʼlebʼ ut Sumwank 104:82