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Oriki Egun - Praising the Ancestors

EGUNGUN KIKI EGUNGUN. EGUN IKU RANRAN FE AWO KU OPIPI. O DA SO BO FUN LE WO. EGUN IKU BATA BANGO EGUN DE. BI ABA F'ATORI NA LE EGUN A SE DE. ASE.
Praise the Ancestors. Ancestors who have preserved the mysteries of featherless flight. You create words of reverence and power. On the strong mat you spread your power. The Ancestors are here. So be it.