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July 1st, 2013 12:18 AM #1Junior Member
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Once upon a time Jagger was on my list but that was years ago. Recently I heard it again and I'm debating if I should add it back to my list. If it's pronounced (jay-gur) I kinda like it. Although I don't think that's how it's pronounced. But if it's pronounced like Mick Jagger (jag-ur) I'm really not a fan.
What's the correct way?
and what do you think of Jagger?
July 1st, 2013 12:31 AM #3
Well, Jay-gur and jag-ur sound exactly the same to me, so I'm not sure what you mean?
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July 1st, 2013 02:36 AM #5Senior Member
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I am pretty sure that Jagger would be pronounced like Mick Jagger (i.e., to rhyme with 'dagger'). Double letters usually indicate short vowel sounds, so I can't imagine anybody seeing Jagger and pronouncing it Jay-gur.
Additionally, I think it sounds like it's trying way too hard to be cool and rock-star-ish. Sorry.
July 1st, 2013 02:40 AM #7
Both ways are kind of the correct way to say it and it sounds exactly the same to me. But as for the using the name maybe in a middle spot yes as a first name not really fan.~TTC Journey Will Begin Fall 2014~
July 1st, 2013 05:51 AM #9