Mauritanian National Anthem Lyrics

“Bilada-l ubati-l hudati-l kiram” is the national anthem of Mauritania and the Mauritanian national anthem lyrics were written by an unknown person and the music to the Mauritanian national anthem was composed by Rageh Daoud.

The National Anthem Lyrics for Mauritania

“Bilada-l ubati-l hudati-l kiram” was officially adopted as the national anthem of Mauritania in the year of 2017.


Mauritanian National Anthem Lyrics in Arabic (Arabic Script)

1
بلاد الأباة الهداة الكرام
وحصن الكتاب الذي لا يضام
أيا موريتان ربيع الوئام
وركن السماحة ثغر السلام

Chorus
سنحمي حماك ونحن فداك
ونكسو رباك بلون الأمل
وعند نداك نلبي أجل

2
بدور سمائك لم تحجب
وشمس جبينك لم تغرب
نماك الأماجد من يعرب
لإفريقيا المنبع الأعذب

Chorus

3
رضعنا لبان الندى والإبا
سجايا حملن جنى طيبا
ومرعى خصيبا، وإن أجدبا
سمونا، فكان لنا أرحبا

Chorus

4
سقينا عدوك صابا ومرا
فما نال نزلا ولا مستقرا

Chorus

5
أخذناك عهدا حملناك وعدا
ونهديك سعدا لجيل أطل

FINAL CHORUS
سنحمي حماك ونحن فداك
ونكسو رباك بلون الأمل
سنحمي حماك ونحن فداك
وعند نداك نلبي أجل

Mauritanian National Anthem Lyrics in Arabic (Romanisation)

Mauritanian National Anthem Lyrics in Arabic (Romanisation)
1
Bilāda l-ubāti l-hudāti l-kirām
Wa-ḥisna l-kitābi l-ladhī lā yudām
Ayā Mūrītāni rabī’i al-uyām
Wa-rukna s-samāḥati thaġra s-salām

Chorus
Sanaḥmī ḥimāki wa-naḥnu fidāki
Wa-naksū rubāki bilauni l-amal
Wa-‘einda nidāki nulabbī ajal

2
Budūru samāiki lam taḥjabi
Wa-shamsu jabīniki lam taġrubi
Namāki l-amājidu min ya’rubi
Li’ifrīqīa l-manba’e l-‘adhabi

Chorus

3
Ra-ḍha’anā libāna n-nadā wā-l-ibā
Sajāyā ḥamalna janān ṭayibā
Wa-mar ‘an ḥaṣībān, wa-in ajdabā
Samaunā, fakāna l-anā ar-ḥabā

Chorus

4
Saqainā ‘aduaki ṣābān wa-murān
Famā nala nuzulān wa-lā mustaqarā

Chorus

5
Aḥadhnāki ‘ahdā hamalnāki wa-‘adān
Wa-nhudīki sa’adān lijilin aṭal

FINAL CHORUS
Sanaḥmī ḥimāki wa-naḥnu fidāki
Wa-naksū rubāki bilauni l-amal
Sanaḥmī ḥimāki wa-naḥnu fidāki
Wa-‘einda nidāki nulabbī ajal



Mauritanian National Anthem Lyrics Meaning in English

Chorus
We will protect your blood, we sacrifice for you.
We will paint the entire country with the colour of hope.
And when you call, we answer.

5
We’ve taken a vow, we’ve taken an oath to you.
We joyfully gift you to the next generation.

FINAL CHORUS
We will protect your blood, we sacrifice for you.
We will paint the entire country with the colour of hope.
We will protect your blood, we sacrifice for you.
And when you call, we answer.
Mauritanian National Anthem Lyrics

When is Mauritanian National Anthem Played or Sung?

National anthem of Mauritania is typically played or sang during national holidays, specifically on the independence day celebrations in Mauritania. It is also carried out during cultural and other celebrations in Mauritania, generally marking off the start or completion of such festivals.

National anthem of Mauritania is also typically performed in international sporting occasions, such as the Olympic Games as well school sport occasions.


What is the importance of Mauritanian National Anthem in Mauritania?

The national anthem of Mauritania, like other nationwide signs of Mauritania, represents the tradition, past history, and faiths of Mauritania and its people. It assists stimulate sensations of patriotism among the Mauritanian individuals and reminds them of their Mauritania’s splendor, charm, and rich heritage.

It also helps join the residents of Mauritania by one single record or music. Throughout the performance of the Mauritanian national anthem, residents of Mauritania, despite their ethnic differences, rise up in unison and listen diligently or sing the song with excellent enthusiasm.

Sports men and women from Mauritania also feel a great minute of delight when they get a medal at an international sporting event while Mauritania’s national anthem is played in the background. It gives them a feeling of having made their nation proud. Students who listen to the national anthem of Mauritania in schools are taught to respect their nation and develop a spirit of unity among themselves.