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I think this name is pronounced NEF-this. At least, that's how I've heard people on the History Channel and Discovery Channel and National Geopgraphic Channel pronounce it, but I can't be entirely sure. NEF-this is also how you pronounce the name of the asteroid--287 Nephthys--according to Wikipedia.
Silversliver  4/21/2006
That's not far from what I've been saying: 'NEFF-theese' but I honestly have never heard it spoken before on history channels.
Lizdebiz  1/16/2007
I could be wrong, but I believe that the (Ancient) Egyptians didn't mesh the 'th' into one letter (I don't know the correct literary term, but I guess it's a "lisp" in English, French, and Spanish).

Therefore, I believe the pronunciation of Nephthys is NEF-tis.
erb816  5/11/2009
Correction: it's pronounced NEP-tis.
erb816  4/7/2010
This name sounds really cool, although I don't know if it will work in real life.
Buneary  9/2/2016

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