Dixie
 
English Toki Pona Retro-Translation Back to English
I wish I was in the land of cotton. mi wile lon ma pi kasi len. I want to be in the land of clothe-plant.
Old times there are not forgotten. jan ona li sona e tenpo pini. Its people understand past times.
Look away!, look away!, look away Dixie land. o lukin tawa!, o lukin tawa!, o lukin tawa ma Tesi. Look toward!, look toward!, look toward Dixie.
In Dixie land where I was born,
early on one frosty mornin'
tenpo suno Tesi lete la
mi kama lon.
On a cold Dixie day,
I came to exist.
Look away!, look away!, look away Dixie land. o lukin tawa!, o lukin tawa!, o lukin tawa ma Tesi. Look toward!, look toward!, look toward Dixie.
And I wish I was in Dixie! Hooray! Hooray! mi wile lon ma Tesi. pona! pona! I want to be in Dixie. Yay! Yay!
In Dixie land I'll take my stand to live and die in Dixie. lon ma Tesi la mi utala. mi lon li moli lon ma Tesi. In Dixie I fight. I live and die in Dixie.
Away, away, away down south in Dixie. Away, away, away down south in Dixie! weka, weka, weka lon ma Tesi. weka, weka, weka lon ma Tesi. Away, away, away in Dixie. Away, away, away in Dixie.