Minang is also known as Minangkabau and Padang.
This language is spoken by 6,500,000 people in west Sumatra around
Padang and throughout the Indonesian archipelago. It is also spoken in Malaysia
See also The
of God's Children
page for the illustrated version of
in this language.
Our Father /
The Lord's Prayer (according to the Gospel of Saint Luke)
Bapak, kironyo namo angkau
nan suci tu diharomati,
binalah PamarentahanMu di bumi.
kapado kami satiok hari,
makanan nan kami paralukan,
sabab kamipun mengampuni satiok urang
basalah ka kami.
Janlah mampabia kami
dicuboi dek Ibilih.