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Post by Keladry DeSympo » Tue Aug 15, 2006 4:40 am

great idea...
my name is:

Keladry DeSympo

Kel =kell
a =ahh
dry =dree

De =dee
Sym =sahm
po =poh

Not too hard once you learn it. My real name is harder-Svea /wink.gif" style="vertical-align:middle" emoid=";)" border="0" alt="wink.gif" />
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Post by Alexandra Black » Wed Aug 16, 2006 9:23 am

Well, my name is easy to pronouce!! Unlike Arget.

Arget
"Are"
"Get"

But Alexandra Black? Well, I don't need to tell /biggrin.gif" style="vertical-align:middle" emoid=":D" border="0" alt="biggrin.gif" />
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Post by Andrea Rae » Sat Aug 26, 2006 7:30 pm

UH, well mine is pretty easy:

An dree uh Ray

I don't know how to do it... It's pretty staright forward anways. /tongue.gif" style="vertical-align:middle" emoid=":P" border="0" alt="tongue.gif" />
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Post by Jade Najavi » Sun Aug 27, 2006 12:46 am

My name is pronounced:
Jade: Jayhd
Najavi: Nuh-hah-vee

^^ NOT Jayhd Na-jah-vee. NaHAVI. xD
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Post by Pete Baron » Tue Aug 29, 2006 8:39 pm

Pronouce Pete like you normally do, my second name is pronouced "Bah-Ron".

Fairly easy name if I do say so myself /smile.gif" style="vertical-align:middle" emoid=":)" border="0" alt="smile.gif" />
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Post by Lylith Bryansk » Tue Aug 29, 2006 11:34 pm

My first names pretty easy
Lylith is like...Lil-ith

my last name Bryansk

is like brie-ansk

more of an i sounds instead of an ee sound
Sometimes i think that im bigger than the Sound.
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Post by DevonShay Mongomery » Wed Aug 30, 2006 2:28 am

My first name is prounced like this:

Dev

Un (as in UNder)

My last name is prounced like this:

Mon

gum

ree

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Post by Sofia Andersen » Wed Aug 30, 2006 2:51 am

This is a shot in the dark, but... anybody know IPA?

I think the IPA way to write the Norwegian pronunciation of my name is: sufíja ándɛɾsɛn ...But the British way -- sofíja ǽndəsən -- and the American way -- sofíja ǽndəɹsɪn -- are okay too. /smile.gif" style="vertical-align:middle" emoid=":)" border="0" alt="smile.gif" />
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Post by Brenna Westfeld » Wed Aug 30, 2006 4:16 pm

I think my name is pretty straightforward, though because of my father being German, my last name is pronounced a little differently than it would be in English.

Brenna is Brenn-a with the accent on a
Westfeld is Vest-felt

Most people just call me Bre for short, which is pronounced Bree.
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Post by Cliodna Bladvak » Fri Sep 01, 2006 6:50 am

My name is so simply, check it out.

Cliodna Bladvak
Cli = Klei
Od = Yod
Na = Na

Blad = Blad
Vak = Vak

So, my name is pronounced "Klei-You-Na Blad-Vak"
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Post by Cassey Duareiiy » Sun Sep 03, 2006 5:49 am

Ca = K (alphabet K)
Ssey = She

Du = Jyu
A = a (like a in 'a' book)
Reiiy = Re

K-she Jyu-a-Re !! /wink.gif" style="vertical-align:middle" emoid=";)" border="0" alt="wink.gif" />
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Post by Kelvin Lenorte » Sun Sep 03, 2006 1:37 pm

mine is easy

Kel - kel
Vin - vin

Le - le
nor - nor
te - te

see! its very easy!
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Post by Eiranne Grey » Sun Sep 17, 2006 1:05 pm

Mine is slightly complicated.

Eiranne

Pretend you're saying air only starting with an E instead of an A
then an i which isn't written, but the sound is there
then the sound of the english name ann

Eir: Air with an E instead of an A
... : i to connect the name
anne: ann

Grey is just pronounced like the colour grey
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Post by Lenore Spiaggi » Sun Sep 17, 2006 4:46 pm

Le (short e, like in "led")-NORE (like in "more")

SPIA (like in "piano")-ggi (the double g sounding like in "George")

Relatively easy, once you get familiar with it.
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Post by Sabbyth Magicke » Sun Sep 17, 2006 7:48 pm

Sab- ith muh-g like when your saying george, eek

pretty simple
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Post by Rupert Foyle » Sun Sep 17, 2006 9:31 pm

It's easy, I guess. I don't want to offend anyone by explaining the obvious, but, well, here's my name:

Rupert Foyle... the Rupert's easy enough and Foyle, well that;s as in the word "foil". Simple.
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Post by Ravariel Aiwince » Sat Sep 30, 2006 3:02 am

Mine might be just a little more complicated /wink.gif" style="vertical-align:middle" emoid=";)" border="0" alt="wink.gif" /> Don't hit me if I state something obvious at times^^
Ravariel Aiwince...

Ravariel is stressed on the second syllabe, it's Ra-va-ri-el, each of these four being a syllabe on its own. The 'a' is like the second a in 'alarm', the i like in 'hit' and the e like the first 'e' in 'enter'.
(oh, and the 'r' is lightly rolled with the tip of the tongue... but that's the not-so-important details^^')

Aiwince is stressed on the second syllabe as well: Ai-winc-e.
The 'ai' is like the 'i' in 'right', 'w' is like in 'well', 'i' like in 'hit' again, c is like in 'coal', and 'e' again like in 'enter'.
As a sidenote: This should be much easier for German speakers^^' And yup, I'm a language geek /wink.gif" style="vertical-align:middle" emoid=";)" border="0" alt="wink.gif" /> But I didn't make all that up... Tolkien did /tongue.gif" style="vertical-align:middle" emoid=":P" border="0" alt="tongue.gif" />
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Post by Amunet Grint » Thu Oct 05, 2006 4:49 am

Oh yes, I need to do this here >.> I am new and many people mispronounce my name XD

Amunet

Am - As in: I AM hungry
U - Said like 'You'
Net - Said just like 'Butterfly net'

Grint
Taken from the Actor that plays Ron Weasley. His name is Rupert Grint.

Gr - As said in Granite
In - Just like 'IN the box'
T - As said in Ten
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Post by Nika Gallagher » Sun Dec 10, 2006 1:54 pm

Nika Gallagher:

It's NOT Nikka as in Nikki
Neeh-Kah Gehl-Le(g)~Gher... Or something like that /biggrin.gif" style="vertical-align:middle" emoid=":D" border="0" alt="biggrin.gif" />
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