|Subject:||This is very wierd....|
|Author:||Pavlos (guest, 126.96.36.199)|
|Date:||October 10, 2001 at 8:49:28 AM|
|Reply to:||LeCroix by Danielle|
...bur croix in French is of feminine gender. The name therefore shoud read "LaCroix" (as in the case of the artist Delacroix), unless we are talking about a transgendered mutant cross of some sort.
There are scores of examples in which people completely botch-up genders in their pathetic attemps to concoct pretentious pseudo-french names for people and places. I remember, for example, a cheezy 70s TV series (Dallas? Dynasty?) in which a hotel was called "La Mirage" instead of the correct "Le Mirage".
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