Unelanvhi Uwetsi

Lyrics (Cherokee)

U-ne-la-nv-(h)i u-we-tsi
I-ga-gu-yv-he-(y)i
Hna-quo-tso-sv wi-yu-lo-se
I-ga-gu-yv-ho-nv

A-se-no (y)i-u-ne-tse-(y)i
I-yu-no du-le-nv
Ta-li-ne-dv tse-lu-tse-li
U-dv-ne (y)u-ne-tsv

Translation (English)

God’s Son died for us (lit. ‘paid’ for us)
Then to Heaven He went, after dying for us
He spoke, when He rose: “I will come a second time”
is what He said when He spoke

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