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Subject: Re: Ralph - RALF or RAYF
Author: Elea   (Authenticated as Elea)
Date: May 25, 2007 at 3:19:07 PM
Reply to: Ralph - RALF or RAYF by Kate
It is traditionally pronounced RAYF in England but just like the English pronunciations of Maria (ma-RYE-a) and Sophia (so-FYE-a) have fallen out of use in favour of the European pronunciation, so has Ralph. It is still pronounced like this occasionally but seen as quite pretentious.

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