Uruguayan National Anthem Lyrics

“Himno Nacional” is the national anthem of Uruguay and the Uruguayan national anthem lyrics were written by Francisco Acuña de Figueroa and the music to the Uruguayan national anthem was composed by Francisco José Debali.

The National Anthem Lyrics for Uruguay

“Himno Nacional” was officially adopted as the national anthem of Uruguay in the year of 1848.


Uruguayan National Anthem Lyrics in Spanish

Chorus:
Orientales la Patria o la Tumba!
Libertad o con gloria morir!
Orientales la Patria o la Tumba!
Libertad o con gloria morir!
Es el voto que el alma pronuncia,
Y que heroicos sabremos cumplir!
Es el voto que el alma pronuncia,
Y que heroicos sabremos cumplir!
Que sabremos cumplir!
Es el voto que el alma pronuncia,
Y que heroicos sabremos cumplir!
Que sabremos cumplir!
Sabremos cumplir!
Sabremos cumplir!
Sabremos cumplir!

1. Libertad, libertad Orientales!
Este grito a la Patria salvó.
Que a sus bravos en fieras batallas
De entusiasmo sublime inflamó.
Libertad, libertad Orientales!
Este grito a la Patria salvó.
Que a sus bravos en fieras batallas
De entusiasmo sublime inflamó.
De este don sacrosanto la gloria
Merecimos: tiranos temblad!
Tiranos temblad!
Tiranos temblad!
Libertad en la lid clamaremos,
Y muriendo, también libertad!
Libertad en la lid clamaremos,
Y muriendo, también libertad!
Y muriendo, también libertad!
También libertad!
Tambén libertad!

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Uruguayan National Anthem Lyrics Meaning in English

Chorus:
Eastern landsmen, our country or the grave!
Freedom, or with glory to die.
Eastern landsmen, our country or the grave!
Freedom, or with glory to die.
This is the vow that our souls take
And which we know how, courageously, to fulfil,
This is the vow that our souls take
And which we know how, courageously, to fulfil,
Know how to fulfil,
This is the vow that our souls take
And which we know how, courageously, to fulfil,
Know how to fulfil!
Know how to fulfil!
Know how to fulfil!

1. Freedom, freedom, eastern landsmen,
This cry saved our country,
Inflaming its brave men
With enthusiasm in fierce battles.
Freedom, freedom, eastern landsmen,
This cry saved our country,
Inflaming its brave men
With enthusiasm in fierce battles.
We merited the glory of this sacred gift.
Let tyrants tremble!
Let tyrants tremble!
Let tyrants tremble!
Ah, in the fight we shall clamour for freedom
And, dying still cry for it,
And, dying still cry for it,
Still cry for it,
Still cry for it.

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Uruguayan National Anthem Lyrics

When is Uruguayan National Anthem Played or Sung?

National anthem of Uruguay is normally played or performed throughout national holidays, especially on the independence day events in Uruguay. It is also carried out during cultural and other festivals in Uruguay, normally marking off the start or completion of such celebrations.

National anthem of Uruguay is also typically carried out in worldwide sporting events, such as the Olympic Games as well school sport events.


What is the importance of Uruguayan National Anthem in Uruguay?

The national anthem of Uruguay, like other nationwide symbols of Uruguay, embodies the tradition, history, and faiths of Uruguay and its individuals. It assists stimulate feelings of patriotism among the Uruguayan individuals and advises them of their Uruguay’s glory, charm, and rich heritage.

It also helps unite the people of Uruguay by one single track or music. Throughout the performance of the Uruguayan national anthem, citizens of Uruguay, despite their ethnic differences, rise in unison and listen diligently or sing the song with great determination.

Sports males and females from Uruguay also feel an excellent minute of honor when they receive a medal at a worldwide sporting occasion while Uruguay’s national anthem is played in the background. It gives them a feeling of having actually made their country proud. Students who listen to the national anthem of Uruguay in schools are taught to appreciate their country and establish a spirit of unity amongst themselves.