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View Poll Results: How do you pronounce Rosaline?

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  • Rose-a-line

    21 39.62%
  • Rose-a-leen

    32 60.38%
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  1. #16
    I say Rosa-lyn when I first look at it, but now that I look at it longer I would pronounce it Rosa-leen

  2. #18
    Join Date
    Jul 2012
    Ministry of Magic
    More like roz-ah-line...
    Emily // Nineteen // American

    Not loving names at the moment.

  3. #20
    I say Rose-a-leen, personally. It's such a pretty name either way

  4. #22
    Join Date
    May 2012
    Jude, blackbird.

    \//\\/ spring cleaning \//\\/

  5. #24
    Join Date
    May 2012
    As Rosaline is etymologically germanic and derived from the ancient germanic word ros (horse), it really has nothing to do with Rose/s. Therefore pronouncing it Rosa-line would be erroneous in my mind.

    Rosalie, Rosalia, Rose/Rosa and names derived therefrom would be a better fits for the Rose/Rosa pronunciation it seems like you desire.
    ...if my husbands has no vote, then....
    Endora & Lorelei / Dexter & Gideon
    ...newlyweds; ntnp...

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