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Adélaide is actually pronounced A-DAY-LA-EED in French. [noted -ed]
-- Gemma  4/28/2005
The pronunciation is written wrong. It's actually ad-DAY-ly-EED. And I can tell you right now, though, it's a very weird way to say the name and I personally wouldn't suggest it.
-- echo_of_the_past  9/18/2005
Beautiful. My boyfriend's mother's name. Beautiful
-- Milkshake  7/2/2005
Adélaïde Labille-Guiard was a French painter in the 1700s.
-- Melusine  5/3/2006
It definitely wouldn't work in the US, but it is a really pretty name!
-- claraelizabethann  8/27/2006
It is a very old-fashionned name.
-- luxsword  10/24/2008
The beautiful courtesan in the Ravel ballet of same name.
-- Anonymous User  5/28/2009
Beethoven wrote a song called Adélaïde. Listen here: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oACZdxbGmqw.
-- blaaarg  6/23/2009
(Marie) Adélaide was the daugher of King Louis XV of France and his wife Maria Karolina.
-- CarolinW  6/13/2012
Having lived in Paris for almost a decade, I can tell you that I've never once met an ADÉLAÏDE.
-- leananshae  9/28/2012

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