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    Kʼe xmetzʼew aawuqʼ chi yaal
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    Kʼe xmetzʼew aawuqʼ chi yaal

    Rikʼin kawil chʼoolej

    1. Naʼajman ru saʼ ruchichʼochʼ

    Aj kʼanjenel tzʼaqal.

    Rajlal aajel iru kʼanjel:

    Kʼe xmetzʼew aawuqʼ chi yaal.

    [Chorus]

    Kʼe xmetzʼew aawuqʼ chi yaal saʼ xkʼanjel.

    Chisahoʼq aachʼool rikʼin xbʼaanunkil.

    Matxutaanak, ut matxuwak;

    Kʼe xmetzʼew aawuqʼ chi yaal.

    2. Aajel li ru uqʼej chʼoolej

    Choqʼ re li qapaabʼaal.

    Kʼutkʼu chawu li taabʼaanu;

    Kʼe xmetzʼew aawuqʼ chi yaal.

    [Chorus]

    Kʼe xmetzʼew aawuqʼ chi yaal saʼ xkʼanjel.

    Chisahoʼq aachʼool rikʼin xbʼaanunkil.

    Matxutaanak, ut matxuwak;

    Kʼe xmetzʼew aawuqʼ chi yaal.

    3. Saʼ xpleetinkil xwankil li maak

    Mikotz aakawilal.

    Us ta chʼaʼaj, metzʼew taaraj;

    Kʼe xmetzʼew aawuqʼ chi yaal.

    [Chorus]

    Kʼe xmetzʼew aawuqʼ chi yaal saʼ xkʼanjel.

    Chisahoʼq aachʼool rikʼin xbʼaanunkil.

    Matxutaanak, ut matxuwak;

    Kʼe xmetzʼew aawuqʼ chi yaal.

    4. Chatkʼanjelaq ut chatyoʼleq,

    Chatbʼeeq chi anchal aachʼool;

    Re xbʼaanunkil kʼanjel chaabʼil,

    Kʼe xmetzʼew aawuqʼ chi yaal.

    [Chorus]

    Kʼe xmetzʼew aawuqʼ chi yaal saʼ xkʼanjel.

    Chisahoʼq aachʼool rikʼin xbʼaanunkil.

    Matxutaanak, ut matxuwak;

    Kʼe xmetzʼew aawuqʼ chi yaal.

    Raatinul ut xyaabʼal: Will L. Thompson, 1847–1909

    Tzolʼlebʼ ut Sumwank 58:26–28

    Tzolʼlebʼ ut Sumwank 107:99