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Non-English Names Pronunciation

Unfamiliar languages have words that can be difficult for some to pronounce. Here you can find questions and answers on how one might speak a foreign language.

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How do you pronounce the scientific name of ecstasy?

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The scientific name for ecstasy is 3,4-methylenedioxymethamphetamine, often abbreviated as MDMA. It is pronounced as "three four meth-ill-ene-die-ox-ee-meth-am-fet-ah-meen".

How do you pronounce Natynczyk?

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From Maclean's:


Q: First and foremost, General, how do you properly pronounce your last name?

A: [Laughs] I always say to people: "If you have a real hard time, call me Walt." But it's pronounced "Na-tin-check."

What is the correct pronunciation of Haoran in English?

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In English, the name Haoran is typically pronounced as "how-rhan" with emphasis on the first syllable.

How do you pronounce Johannes Gaertner?

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It is pronounced yo-HAH-nes GAYRT-ner.

What does jai mean in all languages?

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"Jai" does not have a consistent or universal meaning across all languages. In Hindi, it can mean victory or success. In Thai, it can mean heart or mind. In French, it can be a masculine given name.

How do you pronounce the Mexican name Efrain?

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Efrain is pronounced as "eh-FRAH-een" with the emphasis on the second syllable "FRAH".

How do you pronounce Nanye'hi?

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Nanye'hi is pronounced as "NAN-yay-hee" with the emphasis on the second syllable. The apostrophe represents a slight pause or glottal stop in the pronunciation.

How do you pronounce the name Trinh in Vietnamese?

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The name Trinh is pronounced as "chirn" in Vietnamese, with a soft "ch" sound, similar to the "ch" in the word "chirp."

How do you pronounce kimberly in Italian?

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Kimberly would be pronounced as "KEEM-burr-lee" in Italian.

How do you pronounce Vietnamese name Pham?

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The name "Pham" is pronounced as "fam", where the "ph" makes an "f" sound and the "a" is pronounced similar to the "a" in "cat".

How do you pronounce Ole Lukøje?

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It is pronounced "OH-luh loo-KOY-uh."

Does the word mesa have an accent?

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Yes, the word "mesa" does have an accent on the second syllable.

How do you pronounce the last name ghotb?

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The last name "Ghotb" is pronounced as "goht-b" with the stress on the first syllable.

Was Johannes Itten gay?

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There is speculation that Johannes Itten, a Swiss artist and educator, may have had relationships with both men and women. However, there is no concrete evidence to definitively confirm his sexual orientation. It is important to remember that personal aspects of historical figures like Itten may not be fully documented or understood.

How do you pronounce the name Tsai?

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The name Tsai is pronounced as "ts-eye." The "ts" sound is similar to the "ds" in the word "lids."

How do you pronounce the name 'Ndlovu'?

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'Ndlovu' is pronounced as en-DLO-voo, with the stress on the second syllable. The 'nd' is pronounced by making a nasal sound similar to the 'n' in 'sand'.

How do you pronounce Mary jemisons Indian name?

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Mary Jemison's Indian name, Deh-he-wä-mis, is pronounced as "deh-heh-wah-mis".

How do you pronounce the name Ghattas?

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The name Ghattas is typically pronounced as GHAH-tas, with the stress on the first syllable.

What is the meaning of dubic?

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"Dubic" does not have a recognized meaning in the English language. It may be a typo or a misspelling of another word.

What does the name Sohna mean?

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Sohna is a Punjabi word that means beautiful or lovely. It is often used to describe something or someone as attractive or charming.

What does flor mean?

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"Flor" means "flower" in Spanish or Portuguese. It can also refer to fine quality or refined taste in certain contexts.

How do you pronounce the Potawatomi Indian name Sugmuk?

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It is pronounced "soog-mook" with the emphasis on the first syllable.

Does the name Cristobal have an accent?

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Yes, the name Cristóbal has an accent on the letter "o".

How do you pronounce 'Salome'?

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Salome = Sa·lo·me

... sə-'lō-mē, 'sa-lə-(")mā

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to my copy of Merriam-Webster)