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This above all: To thine own self be true.

Hebrew translation: ve-zot me'al la-kol: heye ne'eman le-atzmekha

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English term or phrase:This above all: To thine own self be true.
Hebrew translation:ve-zot me'al la-kol: heye ne'eman le-atzmekha
Entered by: John Kinory
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20:33 Mar 20, 2002
English to Hebrew translations [Non-PRO]
English term or phrase: This above all: To thine own self be true.
i am looking for a good quote to use on my tzitzit, a Jewish prayer shawl.
Evan Landsman
ve-zot me'al la-kol: heye ne'eman le-atzmekha
Explanation:
וזאת מעל לכל: היה נאמן לעצמך



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Note added at 2002-03-20 21:19:56 (GMT)
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It looks concise because Hebrew is compact.
Literally, it says
And this above all: be true to thyself.
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John Kinory
Local time: 07:02
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5 +4ve-zot me'al la-kol: heye ne'eman le-atzmekhaJohn Kinory


  

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45 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 5/5 peer agreement (net): +4
ve-zot me'al la-kol: heye ne'eman le-atzmekha


Explanation:
וזאת מעל לכל: היה נאמן לעצמך



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Note added at 2002-03-20 21:19:56 (GMT)
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It looks concise because Hebrew is compact.
Literally, it says
And this above all: be true to thyself.

John Kinory
Local time: 07:02
PRO pts in pair: 43
Grading comment
Graded automatically based on peer agreement. KudoZ.

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