(Sung in Xhosa)

Amandla nobukhosi (Power and Majesty/Sovereignty)
Bungobakho Thixo (Belong to You, Lord) (Repeat)

Amanda, angowakho (The Power is Yours)
Nobukhosi, bukhobakho (The Kingdom is Yours)
Amandla nobukhosi (Power and Majesty/Sovereignty)
Bungobakho Thixo (Belong to You, Lord) (Repeat)

Refrain:
Sithi Bayede! Oh Bayede! (We say Hail! Oh Hail!)
Bayede uThixo! (Oh Hail unto the Lord) (Repeat)

Izingelosi, oh na ziyakubabaza (The angels praise You)
Oh Bayede! Bayede uThixo (Oh Hail!, Hail unto the Lord)

(Refrain)