Mah Nishtana


Transliteration - Translation:


Mah nishtana halaila hazeh mikol-haleilot?

Why is this night different from all other nights?


Sheb'chol-haleilot anu ochlin chametz u-matzah halaila hazeh kulo matzah

On all other nights we eat leavened or unleavened bread, but on this night only unleavened


Shebchol-haleilot anu ochlin she'ar yerakot halaila hazeh [kulo] maror

On all other nights we eat any type of vegetable, on this night [only] maror


Sheb'chol-haleilot ein anu matbilin afilu pa'am echat halaila hazeh-shetei fe-amim

On all other nights we are not required to dip even once, but on this night we dip twice


Sheb'chol-haleilot anu ochlin bein yoshvin uvein mesubin halaila hazeh kulanu mesubin

On all other nights we eat sitting or reclining, this night only reclining.



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