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[Opinions] Yves Regional Pronunciation
I was wondering how y’all pronounce Yves? To me it just seems like one of those names that Americans would pronounce differently. The French is with like a long “e” EEv I believe? Like in Evie for example.

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Initially reading I can't help to pronounce it "Yives" (I as in "eye" and not "ee") but I know it should be "Eve" I'm British

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Exactly the same as Eve.
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Like Eve. not American, though, I'm Canadian.
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Just like Eve. But I'm not American.

This message was edited by the author 12/1/2019, 10:38 AM

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I say it the same way I say Eve, but I wouldn't be surprised to hear it pronounced like Ives (rhymes with chives) or like eaves.
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Like Eve, I'm Australian not American
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Yes.. Yves is pronounced like Eve's..
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