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Pronounced in Polish /AR-too-R/
-- york_pl  3/20/2005
Artur Boruc the Celtic goalie and the Polish international.
-- ClaireCFC  6/6/2006
Also used in Romania. [noted -ed]
-- Anonymous User  7/7/2007
My grandfather's name. :) Portuguese pronunciation is the same as the Galician one.
-- mellon.collie  2/10/2008
Artur Hawkwing is a character in Robert Jordan's Wheel of Time series.
-- Feorsteorra  1/8/2009
Artur is also used in Croatia.
-- Anonymous User  11/15/2010
Artur Rubinstein (changed to Arthur later) was a Polish-American pianist who is often considered to be one of the best pianists of the twentieth century.
-- bathos  12/18/2010
Also used in Norway. [noted -ed]
-- K.G Valentina  3/4/2012
Also, in Norway it is pronounced ar-turr.
-- K.G Valentina  3/4/2012
I like the name with this spelling. Though Arthur is cool too.
-- Reenie_12  8/1/2014
In Latvian the name is actually Artūrs, accent on first syllable. All Latvian male names end in -s in the nominative case. When addressing him, vocative is used, and final 's' is dropped. [noted -ed]
-- revmap  5/21/2015
Latvian-born pro hockey goalie Artūrs Irbe, known to his fans as "King Artūrs." He played in the NHL for the San Jose Sharks and the Carolina Hurricanes.
-- revmap  5/21/2015
Artur Jorge Amorim, known as Artur Jorge, is a Portuguese retired footballer who played as a central defender.
-- lilolaf  2/13/2017
Artur Moraes, best known as Artur, is a Brazilian professional footballer who plays for Chapecoense as a goalkeeper.
-- lilolaf  2/13/2017
Artur Jesus Vieira, simply known as Artur, is a Brazilian footballer who plays for Fluminense as a central defender.
-- lilolaf  2/13/2017
Artur Soares Dias is a Portuguese football referee.

After having accompanied his countryman Olegário Benquerença in several UEFA Champions League as additional assistant referee, he refereed matches at 2012–13 UEFA Europa League. Furthermore, he was appointed by the European football governing body to take charge of the Under-21 Championship Play-Off between Italy and Sweden.

He was in U20 World Cup in New Zealand in 2015 and refereed the quarter final USA vs Serbia. He was also in Serbia in U17 Euro and refereeing the semi final in 2011.
-- lilolaf  2/13/2017

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