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Subject: Curious on Irish pronunciations and Dialect variations
Author: Dragon_Clarinet   (Authenticated as Dragon_Clarinet)
Date: June 26, 2011 at 7:05:56 PM
I see that on here, Niamh and Sadhbh are pronounced as "NEEV" and "SIEV", but on other sites and comments, I see possibilities for "nee-iv" and "sah-eev" - I know there are different dialects in different areas, but is it possible for both pronunciations to be correct (since they dffer from region to region? Or am I seeing this wrong?) Thanks!

ETA: Let me clarify my question. I meant, am I just seeing different pronunciations because of different dialects, or because people think they know what they're talking about when they don't?

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