National Anthem Lyrics

Guinea-Bissau National Anthem

Guinea-Bissau National Anthem
This Is Our Beloved Country (Esta e a Nossa Patria Bem Amada)

Lyrics
Sun, sweat, verdure, and sea,
Centuries of pain and hope;
This is the land of our ancestors.
Fruit of our hands,
Of the flower of our blood:
This is our beloved country.

Long live our glorious country!
The banner of our struggle
Has fluttered in the skies.
Forward, against the foreign yoke!
We are going to build
Peace and progress
In our immortal country!
Peace and progress
In our immortal country!

Branches of the same trunk,
Eyes in the same light;
This is the force of our unity!
The sea and the land,
The dawn and the sun are singing
That our struggle has borne fruit!


Flag History


Formerly a territory of Portugal, Guinea-Bissau achieved self-government in 1973.
Red stands for the blood shed during the struggle for independence, yellow for the
sun, green represents hope and the black star signifies African unity.

Geographic Coordinates:
12 00 N, 15 00 W
Area:
36,125 sq km
Population:
1,565,126
Life Expectancy:
48.3 years
Government Type:
Republic
Capital:
Bissau
GDP:
$933.4 million (2009 est.)
Currency:
West African CFA franc (XOF)
Calling Code:
+245
Internet TLD:
.gw

 

 

 

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