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    Re: Pronunciation of "Marcq Saint-Hilaire"
    From: Jean-Philippe Planas
    Date: 2006 Feb 2, 09:58 -0800
    It sounds this way:
     
    "mark sen't-ee-l-air"
     
    JPP
     
     
    Alexandre E Eremenko <eremenko@MATH.PURDUE.EDU> wrote:
    With my modest background in French
    (and some daily experience with English:-)
    I would say
    "sen-ee-l-air"
    Alex.

    On Thu, 2 Feb 2006, Jeff Schroeder wrote:

    > With the intellectual and international credentials of this group,
    > would someone please try to convey in print the correct
    > pronunciation of the name of our our favorite French guy Marcq
    > Saint-Hilaire? Or is it Ste. Hilaire?
    >
    > I must speak about his "method" and realized I can't do justice to the
    > man's name, having only seen it and never heard it.
    >
    > Is it something like
    >
    &! gt; mark soh(n) ee-LAIR ?
    >
    >
    > Thanks,
    > -Jeff Schroeder
    >
    >
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    JPP


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