Re: Transcriptions of "Unicode"

From: G. Adam Stanislav (
Date: Mon Jan 15 2001 - 20:34:01 EST

At 14:11 15-01-2001 -0800, John Jenkins wrote:
>On Monday, January 15, 2001, at 01:09 PM, G. Adam Stanislav wrote:
>> Besides, the name of an international standard will be pronounced
>> internationally.
>Why? I don't pronounce "Paris" the way the French do. Why should I
>expect people from other countries to pronounce "Unicode" the way I do?

That's exactly what I said. Unicode as an international standard will
be pronounced internationally: Speakers of each language will have
their own pronunciation, and some will even spell it differently.

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