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  • Jessamine - MEEN ending

    16 36.36%
  • Jessamine - MIN ending

    28 63.64%
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  1. #1
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    Jessamine - How Would You Pronounce It?

    Could you please let me know how you'd pronounce it?
    I pronounce it like Jasmine, with the -min ending.
    I'm wondering if others would say it -min or -meen.
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    I voted for MEEN, but I've never actually met someone with that name so I'm just guessing. It's pretty either way though. :-)
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    I say it jess-uh-meen.
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    The plant, yellow jessamine or Carolina jessamine, is pronounced "jessa-min." http://www.merriam-webster.com/medic...ow%20jessamine

    That's how I say it.

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    Quote Originally Posted by ellenelle View Post
    The plant, yellow jessamine or Carolina jessamine, is pronounced "jessa-min." http://www.merriam-webster.com/medic...ow%20jessamine

    That's how I say it.
    Agreed....
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