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Acadian National Anthem

The Ave Maris Stella  This English version was adopted by the Société Nationale de l'Acadie in 1992.

1.Ave Maris Stella 
   Dei Mater Alma
   Atque Semper Virgo
   Felix Coeli Porta 

2. Acadia my homeland
   To your name I draw myself
   My life, my faith belong to you
   You will protect me 

3. Acadia my homeland
   My land and my challenge
   From near, from far you hold onto me
   My heart as Acadian 

4. Acadia my homeland
   I live your history
   I owe you my pride
   I believe in your future 

5. Ave Maris Stella
   Dei Mater Alma
   Atque Semper Virgo
   Felix Coeli Porta 

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