Reply To: how to pronounce Samhain?

The British Druid Order Forums BDO Public Forum how to pronounce Samhain? Reply To: how to pronounce Samhain?

#12268
david poole
Participant

    In Irish Samhain is pronounced sow-in (as in cow), in English it is pronounced sah-win with a silent m. It is never pronounced sam-hane, please note. In Welsh it is pronounced Sow-een, in Scottish Gaelic it is sav-en.