Nehemia 4:1-23

  • Shiteekɛwoo lɛ fɛɛ sɛɛ lɛ, nitsumɔ lɛ tee nɔ jogbaŋŋ (1-14)

  • Nitsulɔi lɛ tsa gbogbo lɛ tswaa nɔ, ni amɛhiɛ tawuu nii (15-23)

4  Agbɛnɛ be ni Sanbalat+ nu akɛ wɔmiitswa gbogbo lɛ ekoŋŋ lɛ, amrɔ nɔŋŋ ni emli fu ni emli wo la waa, ni ebɔi Yudafoi lɛ ahe fɛo yeli.  Ni ekɛɛ yɛ enyɛmimɛi hii lɛ kɛ Samaria asraafoi lɛ ahiɛ akɛ: “Mɛni Yudafoi wudɔwudɔi nɛɛ feɔ nɛɛ? Ani amɛ diɛŋtsɛ amɛbaanyɛ amɛfee enɛ? Ani amɛbaashã afɔlei? Ani amɛbaagbe naa yɛ gbi kome mli? Ani amɛbaatsĩɛ tɛi ni eshã nɛɛ ahiɛ kɛjɛ gbogboi ni efee koikoi nɛɛ amli?”+  Kɛkɛ ni Tobia,+ Amonnyo+ ni no mli lɛ edamɔ emasɛi lɛ kɛɛ akɛ: “Kɛ́ osɔ po kwɔ nɔ ni amɛmaa lɛ, ebaakumɔ tɛ gbogbo ni amɛtswaa lɛ eshwie shi.”  No hewɔ lɛ misɔle akɛ: “Ao wɔ-Nyɔŋmɔ, bo toi, ejaakɛ aagbe wɔhe guɔ;+ hã wiemɔ ni amɛwieɔ amɛshiɔ wɔ lɛ aku sɛɛ abua amɛ diɛŋtsɛ amɛyiteŋ,+ ni ohã amɛtsɔ tamɔ ta mli nii, ni aŋɔ amɛ nom kɛya shikpɔŋ kroko nɔ.  Kaatsimɔ amɛtɔmɔi lɛ anɔ, ni kaagbe amɛhe eshai lɛ hu yɛ ohiɛ,+ ejaakɛ amɛjɛ́ mɛi ni tswaa gbogbo lɛ.”  No hewɔ lɛ, wɔtee nɔ wɔtswa gbogbo lɛ, ni wɔtsara gbogbo muu lɛ fɛɛ, ni wɔtswa kɛyashi ekwɔlɛ lɛ mlijaa fã, ni maŋbii lɛ tee nɔ amɛtsu nitsumɔ lɛ kɛ amɛtsui fɛɛ.  No hewɔ lɛ, be ni Sanbalat, kɛ Tobia,+ kɛ Arabiabii+ lɛ, kɛ Amonbii lɛ, kɛ Ashdodbii+ lɛ nu akɛ aasaa Yerusalem gbogboi lɛ, ni nitsumɔ lɛ miiya nɔ jogbaŋŋ, ni aatsimɔ fɔji ni kamɔ amɛmli lɛ hu lɛ, amɛmli fu waa.  Ni amɛkpaŋ akɛ amɛbaaba ni amɛkɛ Yerusalem abawu, koni amɛwo maŋ lɛ mli hirihiri hu.  Shi wɔsɔle wɔhã wɔ-Nyɔŋmɔ lɛ, ni wɔto bulɔi yɛ amɛhewɔ koni amɛbu jetsɛremɔ kɛ jenamɔ fɛɛ. 10  Shi no mli lɛ, Yudabii lɛ miikɛɛ akɛ: “Apaafoi* lɛ ahewalɛ etã, ni gbogboi ni ekumɔ babaoo jwere shi; wɔnyɛŋ wɔtswa gbogbo lɛ kɔkɔɔkɔ.” 11  Ni wɔhenyɛlɔi lɛ tee nɔ amɛkɛɛ akɛ: “Be ni amɛaahɛle shi loo be ni amɛaana lɛ, wɔbote amɛteŋ ni wɔgbe amɛ ni wɔhã akpa nitsumɔ lɛ.” 12  Be fɛɛ be ni Yudafoi ni yɔɔ amɛmasɛi lɛ baaba wɔŋɔɔ lɛ, amɛkɛɔ wɔ shii abɔ* akɛ: “Amɛbaajɛ he fɛɛ he amɛkɛ wɔ abawu.” 13  No hewɔ lɛ, mihã hii yadamɔ gbogbo lɛ sɛɛ hei ni fɔji kamɔ ni kwɔlɔɔɔ lɛ, ni mito amɛ yɛ wekui anaa, ni amɛhiɛ klantei, kɛ akpɔlɔi, kɛ gãii. 14  Be ni mina akɛ amɛmiishe gbeyei lɛ, mite shi amrɔ nɔŋŋ ni mikɛɛ abladei lɛ,+ kɛ nɔkwɛlɔi lɛ, kɛ maŋbii ni eshwɛ lɛ akɛ: “Nyɛkashea amɛ gbeyei.+ Nyɛkaia Yehowa, mɔ ni je agbo ni he yɔɔ gbeyei lɛ;+ nyɛwua nyɛhãa nyɛnyɛmimɛi hii lɛ, kɛ nyɛbihii kɛ nyɛbiyei lɛ, kɛ nyɛŋamɛi kɛ nyɛshĩai lɛ.” 15  Agbɛnɛ, be ni wɔhenyɛlɔi lɛ nu akɛ wɔná wɔle nɔ ni amɛfeɔ lɛ, ni anɔkwa Nyɔŋmɔ lɛ efite amɛyiŋtoo lɛ, wɔ fɛɛ wɔku wɔsɛɛ wɔyatsu nii yɛ gbogbo lɛ he. 16  Kɛjɛ nakai gbi lɛ nɔ kɛyaa lɛ, mihii lɛ ateŋ mlijaa fã tsuɔ nitsumɔ lɛ,+ ni amɛteŋ mlijaa fã hiɛɔ akpɔlɔi lɛ, kɛ tsɛŋi lɛ, kɛ gãii lɛ, kɛ damai lɛ. Ni lumɛi+ lɛ damɔ Yuda shĩa muu lɛ fɛɛ sɛɛ, 17  ni ji mɛi ni tswaa gbogbo lɛ. Mɛi ni tereɔ jatsui lɛ kɛ amɛnine kome tsu nii ni amɛkɛ amɛnine kome hu hiɛ tawuu nii.* 18  Ni mɛi ni tswaa gbogbo lɛ ateŋ mɔ fɛɛ mɔ klante ŋmɔ ehɛ be ni amɛtswaa gbogbo lɛ, ni mɔ ni baakpã tɛtɛrɛmantɛrɛ*+ lɛ damɔ mimasɛi. 19  Kɛkɛ ni mikɛɛ abladei lɛ, kɛ nɔkwɛlɔi lɛ, kɛ maŋbii ni eshwɛ lɛ akɛ: “Nitsumɔ lɛ da ni efa, ni wɔgbɛ wɔshwã gbogbo lɛ he, ni gbɛ kamɔ wɔteŋ tsɔ. 20  Kɛ́ nyɛnu tɛtɛrɛmantɛrɛ* gbɛɛmɔ lɛ pɛ lɛ, nyɛbuaa nyɛhe naa kɛbaa he ni wɔyɔɔ lɛ. Wɔ-Nyɔŋmɔ lɛ baawu ahã wɔ.”+ 21  No hewɔ lɛ, be ni wɔtsuɔ nii lɛ, hii lɛ ateŋ mlijaa fã lɛ hu hiɛ akpɔlɔi lɛ, kɛjɛ leebi maŋkpa kɛyashi be ni ŋulamii lɛ pue. 22  Nakai beiaŋ lɛ, mikɛɛ maŋbii lɛ akɛ: “Mɔ fɛɛ mɔ kɛ esɔɔlɔ awɔ Yerusalem maŋ lɛ mli, koni amɛbu wɔhe nyɔɔŋ, ni amɛtsu nii kɛ́ je tsɛre.” 23  No hewɔ lɛ, mi jio, minyɛmimɛi hii lɛ jio, misɔɔlɔi lɛ jio,+ bulɔi ni nyiɛɔ misɛɛ lɛ jio, wɔjieee wɔtadei, wɔteŋ mɔ fɛɛ mɔ hiɛ etawuu nii yɛ eninejurɔ.

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