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sitelen muti suli

( Three Character Classic : San Zi Jing 三字经 )

abbreviated translation (I stripped things that were very historically specific/neither fun to translate nor read about). (Source text)[https://www.chinasage.info/three-character-classic.htm].


jan lili li pona.
jan lili ale li sama.
lon suli li kama ante.

ona li kama ala sona tan ante,
la kon ona li kama ante.
o pana e sona ni:
toki insa li suli.


jan lili li pali ike.
mama jo e len pona.
mama pakala e len ni.
mama toki tawa jan lili e ni:
sina pakala sama e pakala len ni.


jan ike li ni:
jan li mama,
li pana ike e sona.


jan lili li pi suno lili
li kama e jan suli seme?


pona li wan.
sona li tu.

o sona e musi.
o sona e nanpa:

wan, tu, mute.


sewi en ma en jan
li suli.


nasin mute li ni:

lawa li pona.
jan li nasin tawa mama.
meli li kute e mije.


tenpo lete
tenpo seli
tenpo li awen ante.


monsi en noka
en poka en sinpin
la lon tan insa.


pilin mute li ni:
pona en ike en
olin en wile.


jan li wile kama e jan sona,
la ni li wile open,
li wile pali suli,
li wile lukin e sitelen suli,
la wile tawa e tomo sona.


o lukin e sitelen suli.
o lukin e insa suli pi sitelen suli taso.


o sona e sona tenpo pini.
tenpo suno en tenpo pimeja,
la o toki e sona tenpo pini.
o sona e sona tenpo sama tenpo ni.


tenpo pini mute
la jan li jo sona ala tan jan ante,
ni li wile tawa li suli:
ni li ken sitelen.
ni li lon e lipu kepeken kasi.


jan lili
li ken sitelen,
li ken sona,
li ken kalama musi,
li ken lawa,
li pona!


tenpo pimeja la soweli li utala.
tenpo suno kama la waso li mu.
pipi len li lon len.
pipi jelo li lon suwi.
jan pi sona ala li sama kiwen.


o toki pona!
pali li pana e suwi.
musi li pana e ala.
o musi ala!
o tawa!

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