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12:56 Feb 4, 2000
English to Hebrew translations [PRO]
English term or phrase: "we will not forget"
This is for a high school project. We are making a poster of what the holocaust means to us and we would like to use this phrase.
Ranum High School

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naLe'olam lo nishkakhJohn Kinory
nal'olam lo nishcachAnita Treger
naLo Nishcach -or- Le Olam Lo Nishcachmusici



22 mins
Lo Nishcach -or- Le Olam Lo Nishcach

The first phrase simply means, "We will not forget." The second carries a stronger meaning, best translated into English as, "We will never forget." If you need Hebrew letters, please send a request to me and I will spell the phrases using Hebrew alphabetical order as a guide; I can't type Hebrew in this screen.

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Local time: 22:11
PRO pts in pair: 4

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Helen Turin
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13 days
l'olam lo nishcach

We will never forget

Anita Treger
Local time: 08:11
Native speaker of: Native in HebrewHebrew
PRO pts in pair: 70
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65 days
Le'olam lo nishkakh

I appreciate that you may well want to display this in Hebrew characters!
However, assuming you will be using Latin characters, the above seems to me the correct transliteration. No need for extensive caps (use sentence case). Use an apostrophe to separate the preposition "le". Use ' kh' for the Hebrew letter khet, as I did in the Berlitz phrasebooks.
Good luck - or be'hatzlakha!

John Kinory
Local time: 06:11
PRO pts in pair: 43
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