The Tower of Babel (Genesis 11: 1-9)

The Tower of Babel

Toki Pona

  1. ma ali li jo e toki wan en sama.
  2. jan ali li kama tan nasin pi kama suno, li kama lon ma Sinale, li awen lon ni.
  3. jan li toki e ni: "o kama! mi mute o pali e kiwen tomo, o seli e ona."
  4. jan mute li toki e ni: "o kama! mi mute o pali e ma tomo e tomo palisa suli. lawa pi tomo palisa li lon sewi kon.
  5. o nimi pi mi mute li kama suli! mi wile ala e ni: mi mute li kan ala. mi mute li lon ma ali."
  6. jan sewi Jawe li kama anpa, li lukin e ma tomo e tomo palisa pi jan lili mute.
  7. jan sewi Jawe li toki e ni: "jan ni li jo e ma wan, li jo e toki sama, li pali e tomo palisa. tenpo ni la ona mute li ken pali mute ike. mi wile tawa anpa, mi pakala e toki pi jan mute ni. o jan li sona ala e toki pi jan ante."
  8. jan sewi Jawe li pali e ni: jan ali li poki ala jan, li lon ma mute, li ken ala pali e ma tomo.
  9. nimi pi ma tomo ni li Pape tan ni: jan sewi Jawe li pakala e toki pi jan ali. tan ma tomo Pape la jan sewi Jawe li tawa e jan tawa ma mute.

Hear a recording of this text by Nicole DiBiceglie

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Avorentas HGV, Bel'Arian, Brithenig, Cujoltha, Fishscales, Gyorsrovás, Klingon, Kweda, Nassian, Neo-Black Speech, Oxidilogi, Qahmaniyan, Quenya, Quikscript, Sabethir, Silesian, Toki Pona, Üqoi, Viozian, Venedic, Yahudi Türkçesi

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