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    Kim chiwix

    Rikʼin kawil chʼoolej

    1. “Kim chiwix,” chiqaye re tooruuq chi numtaak

    Saʼ xchapbʼal li yaal ut saʼ xtzʼeqbʼal li maak.

    Wi inkʼaʼ minbʼil ru, wi anchal bʼan lix chʼool,

    Tixtzʼeq chik li sachk ut tixsikʼ lix kolbʼal.

    [Chorus]

    “Kim chiwix,” chiqaye re tooruuq chi numtaak

    Saʼ xchapbʼal li yaal ut saʼ xtzʼeqbʼal li maak.

    “Kim chiwix,” chiqaye re tooruuq chi numtaak

    Saʼ xchapbʼal li yaal ut saʼ xtzʼeqbʼal li maak.

    2. “Kim wikʼin, taaqehin.” Chʼina us rabʼinkil

    Raatin li Qaawaʼ re sahil chʼoolejil,

    Re xkoqʼbʼal li preex, ut re xkʼeebʼal li bʼan

    Saʼ xqʼehil li taachalq, saʼ li sahil kutan.

    [Chorus]

    “Kim chiwix,” chiqaye re tooruuq chi numtaak

    Saʼ xchapbʼal li yaal ut saʼ xtzʼeqbʼal li maak.

    “Kim chiwix,” chiqaye re tooruuq chi numtaak

    Saʼ xchapbʼal li yaal ut saʼ xtzʼeqbʼal li maak.

    3. Miqoksi li minok naq naʼux kʼamok bʼe;

    Rusil bʼan qachʼool chilemtzʼunq joʼ saqʼe,

    Saʼ xchʼool li junjunq taaʼuuchinq li paabʼank,

    Ut chaabʼil junajil yalaq bʼar chik li wank.

    [Chorus]

    “Kim chiwix,” chiqaye re tooruuq chi numtaak

    Saʼ xchapbʼal li yaal ut saʼ xtzʼeqbʼal li maak.

    “Kim chiwix,” chiqaye re tooruuq chi numtaak

    Saʼ xchapbʼal li yaal ut saʼ xtzʼeqbʼal li maak.

    Raatinul: William Willes, 1814–1890

    Xyaabʼal: A. C. Smyth, 1840–1909

    Tzolʼlebʼ ut Sumwank 121:41–42

    Isaias 55:3

    Isaias 61:1