Jamaica National Anthem

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Eternal Father bless our land


Guard us with Thy mighty Hand


Keep us free from evil powers,


Be our light through countless hours.


To our Leaders Great Defender,


Grant true wisdom from above.


Justice, Truth be ours forever,


Jamaica, Land we love


Jamaica, Jamaica, Jamaica land we love.

Teach us true respect for all,


Stir response to duty's call,


Strengthen us the weak to cherish,


Give us vision lest we perish.


Knowledge send us Heavenly Father,


Grant true wisdom from above.


Justice, Truth be ours forever,


Jamaica, Land we love.


Jamaica, Jamaica, Jamaica land we love.

Jamaica Flag

Flag Date of Adoption 6 August 1962
Flag Symbolism diagonal yellow cross divides the flag into four triangles - green (top and bottom) and black (hoist side and fly side); green represents hope, vegetation, and agriculture, black reflects hardships overcome and to be faced, and yellow recalls golden sunshine and the island's natural resources

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