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Subject: Re: Pronunciation of -iva (derived from Old English gifu) names
Author: Camilla   (Authenticated as Camilla)
Date: October 26, 2007 at 5:14:34 AM
Reply to: Re: Pronunciation of -iva (derived from Old English gifu) names by Cleveland Kent Evans
Thanks for your helpful answer! I guess that also explains the occasional "so-FYE-ah" (Sophia) and "va-RYE-a-bul" (variable).
What about the emphasized syllable? Particularly with Sunniva I have been reading mixed pronunciations varying between the first and the second syllable.

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