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Subject: Re: How would you pronounce the name XOÁN? (nt)
Author: Elianita   (Authenticated as Elianita)
Date: December 15, 2008 at 11:02:53 PM
Reply to: How would you pronounce the name XOÁN? (nt) by LMS
I would pronounce it Shoh-ahn. I had a relative with a similar name, Joan. He was Galician, and I think Xoán is the Galician form of John. So, not only would I pronounce it Shoh-ahn but it is correctly pronounced Shoh-ahn. =D I think others would totally massacre it though.

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