Re: [PrimeNumbers] Pronunciation of "Germain"?
- --- Jack Brennen <jb@...> wrote:
> We're naming our new dog "Sophie Germain" and we were wondering aboutOne would presume it's the same way as in Paris Saint Germain.
> the correct pronunciation of the name. I think we've got a handle on
> Sophie, but the last name?? We've been saying it "zher-MANE" which
> sounds reasonable to American ears, but maybe somebody who is fluent
> in French could give me the actual way to pronounce it...
In Kirshenbaum ASCII IPA, it's probably /Z@,m&~/ or /ZR,m&~/
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