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Thread #40630   Message #582406
Posted By: Mark Cohen
29-Oct-01 - 10:57 PM
Thread Name: Lyr Req: Hineh Ma Tov (phonetic)
Subject: RE: Lyr Req: Hineh Ma Tov
Hineh mah tov u-mah na-im
Shevet achim gam yachad

Behold how good and fitting it is when brothers dwell together in unity

"Na-im" is pronounced "nah-eem", although it usually comes out more like "nah-yeem". Some people sing "achot", sisters, instead of "achim", or alternate the two.