Akceptu nian dankon, Di'

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Akceptu nian dankon, Di',
Pro la manĝaĵo antaŭ ni:
Anime ankaŭ via man'
Nin nutru per ĉiela pan'.

Source: TTT-Himnaro Cigneta #4

Author: Montagu C. Butler

Montagu Christie Butler, born 25 January 1884 in London, died 5 May 1970, was a British academic, librarian, lexicographer and musician. A winner of several prizes at the Royal Academy of Music in London, he was a harpist and a versatile music teacher skilled in playing various musical instruments, as well as a teacher of voice and of musical composition. He was a Quaker and a vegetarian who first became an Esperantist in 1905. From that time Butler taught Esperanto to students, eventually achieving near-native fluency and becoming the first truly bilingual Esperantist. From 1922 Butler was a member of the Lingva Komitato, the group tasked with preserving the fundamental principles of the Esperanto language and guiding its evolution.… Go to person page >

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First Line: Akceptu nian dankon, Di'
Author: Montagu C. Butler
Language: Esperanto



This tune is likely the work of the composer named here, but has also been attributed to others as shown in the instances list below. According to the Handbook to the Baptist Hymnal (1992), Old 100th first appeared in the Genevan Psalter, and "the first half of the tune contains phrases which may ha…

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