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Subject: Re: Question to Denise...
Author: Anneza   (guest)
Date: November 13, 2002 at 6:40:05 AM
Reply to: Question to Denise... by Pavlos
Fear not - they don't!

However, the well-respected Graeco-English name: Phyllis is unfortunately pronounced exactly like the Afrikaans word for Rubbish (vullis). Which didn't stop my Afrikaans grandmother-in-law from using it for her elder daughter (who died in infancy).

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