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Thread: How to pronounce Deirdre?
September 7th, 2013 01:41 PM #1
How to pronounce Deirdre?
I like this name better as DEER-Dree, but some people say Deedree, Deedreh, or Deerdreh. What's your favorite?Mary, Ophelia, Lily, Genevieve, Elsa, Agatha, Gwyneth, Blanche, Kate, Florence, Nessie, Dylan
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Yes, I like Dylan on boys and girls....don't judge me.
September 7th, 2013 01:44 PM #3
I pronounce it DEEr-dree and I think that is the proper one.
September 7th, 2013 01:47 PM #5
"DEER-druh" and "DEER-dree" are both acceptable pronunciations in English. I knew a Deirdre when I was young and she pronounced it with the "dree" ending so that's my favourite pronunciation of the name.All the best,
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September 7th, 2013 01:49 PM #9
I think DEER-druh is my favourite, though I like DEER-dree as well.Miriam ~ Helena ~ Estella ~ Beatrice ~ Anastasia ~ Alice ~ Marilla ~ SarahPaul ~ Wesley ~ Walter ~ Edmund ~ Isaac ~ Abram ~ Gabriel
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