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At first glance, how would you pronounce the word “æther”?

Aith-er
3 (37.5%)
Ee-ther
4 (50%)
Aith-ee-er
1 (12.5%)
Aith-ear
0 (0%)
Aye-ee-ther
0 (0%)
Ee-th-ee-er
0 (0%)
Aye-eh-ther
0 (0%)

Total Members Voted: 8

Voting closed: January 08, 2013, 02:31:43 PM

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Offline ProofThatThisIsReal

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Pronunciation of the word “æther”
« on: January 01, 2013, 02:31:43 PM »
Alright, this isn't just a random question that I could look up online.  I know the technical correct answer, but I'm curious as to how individuals would pronounce the word “æther” at a glance.  If the way you pronounce isn't listed, please feel free to mention your version.  And if you've no idea, just throw out your best guess.  Thanks guys, this helps.



Offline Inishfree

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Re: Pronunciation of the word “æther”
« Reply #1 on: January 01, 2013, 09:15:38 PM »
ee-ther, Mid-Atlantic, American accent.