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    Ajen, ak xsaqew
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    Ajen, ak xsaqew

    Rikʼin sahil chʼoolejil

    1. Ajen, ak xsaqew, chakʼe laa metzʼew.

    At chʼochʼ, ak xnumeʼ li qʼojyin anajwan.

    Saʼ xyi li choqink, poʼjik ut poqlenk,

    Ak yoo chi saqewk chik li chaabʼil kutan.

    [Chorus]

    Sahil kutan re chaabʼilal;

    Yalaq bʼar wan xtuqtuukilal.

    Yoo chi saqwek; cheril aʼan—

    Jun mil chihabʼ, chaabʼil kutan.

    2. Teʼchʼutlaaq moqon naabʼal li komon

    Saʼ santil ochoch, ut teʼok chaq aran;

    Sahaq li chʼutam naq ebʼ li xeʼkam

    Teʼwanq chik qikʼin saʼ li chaabʼil kutan.

    [Chorus]

    Sahil kutan re chaabʼilal;

    Yalaq bʼar wan xtuqtuukilal.

    Yoo chi saqwek; cheril aʼan—

    Jun mil chihabʼ, chaabʼil kutan.

    3. Qayalaq qaqʼe, choowanq saʼ li bʼe

    Li wan chi kʼutbʼil xbʼaan li Dios anajwan.

    Tojaʼ naq taqil li Dios saʼ xwankil.

    Taawanq saʼ qayanq saʼ li chaabʼil kutan.

    [Chorus]

    Sahil kutan re chaabʼilal;

    Yalaq bʼar wan xtuqtuukilal.

    Yoo chi saqwek; cheril aʼan—

    Jun mil chihabʼ, chaabʼil kutan.

    4. Tzʼaqal xjunajil li qakomonil;

    Qochbʼeen li Jesus naq toowanq chik aran.

    Toj saʼ komonil teʼwanq chixjunil

    Chixloqʼoninkil saʼ li chaabʼil kutan.

    [Chorus]

    Sahil kutan re chaabʼilal;

    Yalaq bʼar wan xtuqtuukilal.

    Yoo chi saqwek; cheril aʼan—

    Jun mil chihabʼ, chaabʼil kutan.

    Raatinul: Joseph L. Townsend, 1849–1942

    Xyaabʼal: William Clayson, 1840–1887

    Tzolʼlebʼ ut Sumwank 29:11

    Tzolʼlebʼ ut Sumwank 45:59