O, Capiz

Hectic Capiznon Bloggers 2009 proud to present the O, Capiz, also known as the Capiz Hymn, is the official provincial anthem of the province of Capiz in the Philippines. The hymn, which bested 24 other entries in a province-sponsored competition, was written by a Capizeño, Charmaine O. Guartero, a high school music teacher. The hymn was adopted on June 23, 2006 by an ordinance of the Sangguniang Panlalawigan of Capiz and performed for the first time at the charter aniversary of the province. Hectic Capiznon Bloggers 2009 are proud of it’s provincial anthem that reflects the Capizeños quest for development, Hectic Capiznon Bloggers 2009 and the Capiznon people need a melody that will inspire us and forge our efforts together to achieve our dream for a better Capiz”, describing O, Capiz as a unique expression of what the true Capiz is and what Capizeños really are.

 

The Official Lyrics

O, Capiz duog nga hamili
Dunang manggad sang Dios pinili.
Kadagatan mo kag kabukiran.
Pagatatapon imong kabugana-an.

Capiz matahum nga ngalan.
Sa tagui-pusuon ikaw mapahamtang.
Dumulu-ong ka, o Capizeño man ang kagayun.
Sa gihapon, mahamutan.

Koro:
O, Capiz, Capiz
Bisan diin kami padulong
O, Capiz, Capiz
Imo ngalan pagadal-on

Capiz, probinsya nga pinasahi.
Bilidhon ang mga palanubli-on
Ipadayon, palig-unon, itib-ong Capiznon.
Tanan, magahugpong.

Koro

Imo ngalan pagadal-on

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