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  1. #1
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    Am I pronouncing this name right? Evelina

    Eh-vuh-lee-nuh...is this the correct pronunciation? I just came across this while searching other names. I think it is very pretty, if this is the correct way.
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    That's how I say it. I have a friend who wants to name her first daughter Evelyna. She would have said it the same way. Personally, I think Evelina is so much more appealing.
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    I say it like Eve + Lina, so eev-lee-nuh
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  4. #7
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    I knew a Polish woman with this name,granted spelt Ewelina (w's pronounced like v's in Polish). She said Ev-uh-lee-na so I assume that's the right way. Always thought it was lovely said that way.
    Think it sounds terrible any other way though.

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    Evelina/ Ewelina

    Evelina is spelt Ewelina in Polish and pronounced this way: http://vocaroo.com/i/s0AAA2FJQRRU
    I never heard it pronounced any other way in Poland.
    Last edited by kawa; June 13th, 2013 at 04:05 AM.

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