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How do i pronounce Samhain?

I have a hard time saying it lol

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Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 7:23 PM on Aug. 2, 2009 in Religion & Beliefs

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  • Sam hane
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 7:24 PM on Aug. 2, 2009

  • I believe it's Suh-wahn.
    SWasson

    Answer by SWasson at 7:24 PM on Aug. 2, 2009

  • I found this online:

    "Samhain is pronounced "sah-van" or "sow-in" (where "ow" rhymes with "cow")"
    Bmat

    Answer by Bmat at 7:28 PM on Aug. 2, 2009

  • What Bmat said is correct.
    Amaranth361

    Answer by Amaranth361 at 7:31 PM on Aug. 2, 2009

  • Yes, what Bmat says. I've always pronounced it sow-in.
    AnamCara1

    Answer by AnamCara1 at 7:32 PM on Aug. 2, 2009

  • Sow-in
    pnwmom

    Answer by pnwmom at 7:37 PM on Aug. 2, 2009

  • I have always pronounced it "Sow-in"
    Yes what Bmat says...
    gmasboy

    Answer by gmasboy at 7:38 PM on Aug. 2, 2009

  • Thanks :)
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 7:47 PM on Aug. 2, 2009

  • how funny, I would have thought it was gaelic and would have said SHAW Min. It's good to know how to say it correctly
    admckenzie

    Answer by admckenzie at 8:00 PM on Aug. 2, 2009

  • It IS Gaelic and it is pronounced Sow-in . It is Irish for November, and is also used for Halloween, or more appropriately November 1st.
    RedRowan

    Answer by RedRowan at 8:17 PM on Aug. 2, 2009

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