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Pronunciation

Post by wisemonkey » 16 Oct 2014, 15:18

Would anyone be able to tell me how to pronounce the following last name:
Iudicissa?

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Re: Pronunciation

Post by PeterTimber » 16 Oct 2014, 15:26

Phonetically - LOU-D-CHEES-SUH Peter
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Re: Pronunciation

Post by wisemonkey » 16 Oct 2014, 15:30

The first letter is I like Isaac, would it still be LOU-D-CHEES-SUH?

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Re: Pronunciation

Post by PeterTimber » 16 Oct 2014, 15:36

No Phonetically EEH-YOU-D-CHEES-SUH

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Re: Pronunciation

Post by wisemonkey » 16 Oct 2014, 15:41

Excellent. Many thanks!

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Re: Pronunciation

Post by PippoM » 17 Oct 2014, 13:25

Uhmm...I may be wrong, but I'd say: YOU-D-CHEES-SAH
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Re: Pronunciation

Post by PeterTimber » 17 Oct 2014, 14:46

The first letter EEH is almost silent so I can appreciate your YOU which would be considered casual.
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