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

Cumbraek (Cumbric)

  1. A lavre er oll vit oun yeth ag er oun lavrant.
  2. A pann deythyent dhiamm er dooren, oo cassant wostat in tir Shinar a thrigent enayth.
  3. A gwoat poap du'y gilidh "Dowit, gwraem bridhveyn ag ow pebi in tan". Ag aidh pridhveyn in'le meyn a fik in'le morhtell.
  4. A gwedent "Dowit, adeylem dhin a thur a estinn i benn du'r nev; a chuhaitthem an anuw rak an skaro truw oll diredh er bit.
  5. A diskennas er Reen du welet er dhin a'r tur a adeylent vebyon Adhav.
  6. A gwoat "Sleman! Edh int oun bobul ag ema oun yeth dudhou; a ru chuhwinnsant i wreyth a ne difegyant ow emchen cuhit e cuwlheir ow gweyth."
  7. "Dowit, diskennen ag adrisso ow yeth mal nar jalht poap lavrant i gilidh."
  8. Mal hunn es skaras er Reen o'r le hunnedh truw oll diredh er bit; a difegsant adeylet er dhin.
  9. Mal hunn edh aidh Babel i hanuw, in'edrip edh adrissas er Reen yeth er oll vit ag o'r le hunnedh es skaras er Reen troas enep pop wladedh.

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