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Subject: Re: Adelais pronunciation
Author: Miranda   (Authenticated as Randee15)
Date: February 6, 2006 at 3:08:48 PM
Reply to: Adelais pronunciation by Melina
Well, Adélaïde is today pr. a-day-la-EED in (Anglo-)French... so I would give an educated guess that Adelais (Adélaïs?) could've been pr. a-day-la-EES. Contract a-day-la-EES and you'll get a-LEES, which is the modern French. pr. of Alice according to BtN.

But I still could be way, way off though.

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