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Peyote Healing (Wóčhekiye Olowaŋ) (English translation)

  • Artist: Robbie Robertson
  • Featuring artist: The Red Road Ensemble
  • Song: Peyote Healing (Wóčhekiye Olowaŋ)
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Peyote Healing (Wóčhekiye Olowaŋ)

Waní wačhíŋ yeló, Até ómakiya yo
Waní wačhíŋ yeló, Até ómakiya yo
Waní wačhíŋ yeló, Até ómakiya yo
O héya na hé ní
Até nímíčiȟ’uŋ wo
O héya na hé ní yo wa
 
Oŋšiya čhéčhičiye ló
Waní wačhíŋ yeló, Até ómakiya yo
Waní wačhíŋ yeló, Até ómakiya yo
Waní wačhíŋ yeló, Até ómakiya yo
Waní wačhíŋ yeló, Até
O héya na hé ní yo wa
 
Wičhóni, wičhóni
Wičhóni, wičhóni
Wičhóni, wičhóni
Wičhóni, wičhóni
Wičhóni čhaŋkú kiŋ hé ogná wawáčhi yeló
O héya na hé ní
Wičhóni, wičhóni
Wičhóni, wičhóni
Wičhóni čhaŋkú kiŋ hé ogná wawáčhi yeló
O héya na hé ní yo wa
 
Oŋšimala yo, oŋšimala yo
Oŋšimala yo, oŋšimala yo
Oŋšimala yo, oŋšimala yo
Oŋšimala yo, waní wačhíŋ yeló
O héya na hé ní
Wakȟáŋ Tȟáŋka oŋšimala yo
Oŋšimala yo, oŋšimala yo
Oŋšimala yo, waní wačhíŋ yeló
O héya na hé ní yo wa
 
Wičhóni, wičhóni
Wičhóni, wičhóni
Wičhóni, wičhóni
Wičhóni, wičhóni
Wičhóni čhaŋkú kiŋ hé ogná wawáčhi yeló
O héya na hé ní
Wičhóni, wičhóni
Wičhóni, wičhóni
Wičhóni čhaŋkú kiŋ hé ogná wawáčhi yeló
O héya na hé ní yo wa
 
Submitted by Ww WwWw Ww on Wed, 25/09/2019 - 18:15
Submitter's comments:

Wóčhekiye Olowaŋ means, "Prayer Song".

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Peyote Healing (Prayer Song)

I want to live, Father I say this to you
I want to live, Father I say this to you
I want to live, Father I say this to you
I am sending my plea
Father, to live on some more
I am sending my plea to you
 
I am in misery, I pray to you
I want to live on, Father I say this to you
I want to live on, Father I say this to you
I want to live on, Father I say this to you
I want to live on, Father
I am sending my plea to you
 
A life to come, a life to be
A life to come, a life to be
A life to come, a life to be
A life to come, a life to be
A life to come, I wish to be on that road
I am sending my plea to you
A life to come, a life to be
A life to come, a life to be
A life to come, I wish to be on that road
I am sending my plea to you
 
Take pity on me, have mercy on me
Take pity on me, have mercy on me
Take pity on me, have mercy on me
Have pity on me, I want to live on
Have pity on me, I am sending my plea
I am sending my plea
Great Spirit take pity on me
Have pity on me, I am sending my plea
I am sending my plea to you
 
A life to come, a life to be
A life to come, a life to be
A life to come, a life to be
A life to come, a life to be
A life to come, I wish to be on that road
I am sending my plea to you
A life to come, a life to be
A life to come, a life to be
A life to come, I wish to be on that road
I am sending my plea to you
 
Thanks!
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Submitted by Ww WwWw Ww on Wed, 25/09/2019 - 18:21
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