Re: Japanese pronunciation of hex digits?

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Date: Thu Jul 06 2000 - 17:48:09 EDT

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----- Original Message -----
From: "Linus Toshihiro Tanaka" <>
To: "Unicode List" <>
Sent: Thursday, July 06, 2000 2:03 PM
Subject: Re: Japanese pronunciation of hex digits?

> [e:] or [ei]
> [bi:]
> [shi:]
> [di:] or [de:]
> [i:]
> [e0u] or [e0] or [efu] or [ef]
> The consonant of [e0u] (and [e0]) doesn't exist in English (I heard that
> a similar sound exists in Greek but not sure). Japanese characters for
> [0u] are U+3075, U+30D5 and U+FF8C.
> Hope this helps,
> +----------------------------------------------------------------+
> | Linus Toshihiro Tanaka 500 Oracle Parkway M/S 4op7 |
> | NLS Consulting Team Redwood Shores, CA 94065 USA |
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> +----------------------------------------------------------------+
> wrote:
> >
> > wrote:
> > > How do the Japanese read the hex digits A thru F?
> >
> > Probably: ei, bi, shi, di, i, effu.
> >
> > _ Marco

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