Dievs, svētī Latviju!

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"Dievs, svētī Latviju!" (Latvian pronunciation: [diævs svɛː.tiː ɫɑt.vi.ju]; "God, bless Latvia") is the national anthem of Latvia.

Lyrics[change | change source]

Latvian original IPA transcription Poetic English translation

𝄆 Dievs, svētī Latviju!
Mūs' dārgo tēviju
Svētī jel Latviju
Ak, svētī jel to! 𝄇

𝄆 Kur latvju meitas zied
Kur latvju dēli dzied
Laid mums tur laimē diet
Mūs' Latvijā! 𝄇

𝄆 [diævs | svɛː.tiː ɫɑt.vi.ju ‖]
[muːz‿dɑːr.guɔ̯ tɛː.vi.ju]
[svɛː.tiː jɛɫ ɫɑt.vi.ju]
[ɑk | svɛː.tiː jɛɫ tuɔ̯ ‖] 𝄇

𝄆 [kur ɫɑt.vju mɛi̯.tæz‿zi̯æd]
[kur ɫɑt.vju dɛː.ɫi d͡ziæd]
[ɫɑi̯d mu(m)s tur ɫɑi̯.mɛː diæt]
[muːz‿ɫɑt.vi.jɑː ‖] 𝄇

𝄆 God, bless Latvia!
Our dear fatherland,
Do bless Latvia,
Oh, do bless it! 𝄇

𝄆 Where Latvian daughters bloom,
Where Latvian sons sing,
Let us dance in happiness there,
In our Latvia! 𝄇

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