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    Li Qaawaʼ aʼan laj Ilol we
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    Li Qaawaʼ aʼan laj Ilol we

    Rikʼin qʼunal

    1. Li Qaawaʼ aʼan laj Ilol we;

    Joʼ jun karneer tixkʼam inbʼe.

    Li ajbʼil we naxkʼe rajlal

    Nakʼaakʼalenk choqʼ re wilbʼal.

    Chiru kutan taabʼeeq wikʼin

    Ut taakanaaq chinkʼatq chiru qʼojyin.

    2. Naq kaw li tiq ut tzuul li bʼe,

    Naq lubʼluukin, ut chaqik we,

    Xqʼunal li woq tixkawresi;

    Chiru taqʼa tixbʼeresi

    Bʼar chaabʼil haʼ chi qʼun xnumik

    Chiru raxil awimq timil naxik.

    Raatinul: Joseph Addison, 1672–1719

    Xyaabʼal: Dmitri Bortniansky, 1751–1825

    Salmos 23

    Isaias 40:11