National Anthem of Romania
De?teapt?-te, rom?ne ("Awaken, Romanian!") is Romania's national anthem.The lyrics were written by Andrei Mure?anu (1816-1863) and the music was composed by Anton Pann and Gheorghe Ucenescu.Lyrics:De?teapt?-te, rom?ne, din somnul cel de moarte,?n care te-ad?ncir? barbarii de tiraniAcum ori niciodat? croie?te-?i alt? soart?,La care s? se-nchine ?i cruzii t?i du?mani.Acum ori niciodat? s? d?m dovezi ?n lumeC?-n aste m?ni mai curge un s?nge de roman,?i c?-n a noastre piepturi p?str?m cu fal?-un numeTriumf?tor ?n lupte, un nume de Traian.Privi?i, m?re?e umbre, Mihai, ?tefan, Corvine,Rom?na na?iune, ai vo?tri str?nepo?i,Cu bra?ele armate, cu focul vostru-n vine,"Via?a-n libertate ori moarte" strig? to?i.Preo?i, cu crucea-n frunte c?ci oastea e cre?tin?,Deviza-i libertate ?i scopul ei preasf?nt.Murim mai bine-n lupt?, cu glorie deplin?,Dec?t s? fim sclavi iar??i ?n vechiul nost'p?m?nt.Translation:Wake up, Romanian, from your deadly sleepInto which you've been sunk by the barbaric tyrantsNow, or never, your fate renew,To which your enemies will bow to.Now or never let's give proof to the worldThat in these veins still flows a Roman blood,That in our chests we still maintain our pride in a nameThe victor in his battles, the name of Trajan!Watch on, shadows of highnesses, Mihai, Stefan, Corvinus,The Romanian Nation, your great grandchildren,With weapons in their arms, with your fire in their veins,"Life in freedom or death!" shout all.Priests, lead with your crucifixes! Because our army is Christian,The motto is Liberty and its goal is holy,Better to die in battle, in full glory,Than to once again be slaves upon our ancient ground!