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Amset hliet  

Amset hliet wlada lar'yeni              

 sebyie te'akebow deHaruni    

gasha biye dasat atakluni        

feraHyetu munayetu atkabtuni     

te'akeba emache weAlla           

sergaya welbasa wetgedela        


teAndeQa wenaberit abshla        

feraHye tu : munaye tu etkejela      

gasha biye shaym wogebayla           

wlad wo'awald msl telhew        

kebro androw haya Hlew           

sesU amergdo weteratew           

feraHna tu munana tu msl telhew       

She is pregnant, and I hope to see her child

Come my people bless me

I have guest, help me erect the

This is my joy,my hope, help me meet my guests

Come together and ululate my mothers

Put your best cloths and jewelry


Get ready and prepare the food

 I have guests, the chiefs and the tribes

This is my joy, this is my hope, don't give up

Boys and girls, dance in uniso

Beat the drums and sing

Dance and exchange places

This is our joy and hope, dance in unison