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Thread: Cressida prn.?
May 16th, 2014 07:42 PM #1Senior Member
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May 16th, 2014 07:44 PM #3
As far as I know it's KRESS-ih-da (id like in did).~Boys~
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May 16th, 2014 08:09 PM #5
May 16th, 2014 08:18 PM #7
I've always said krə-SID-ah, but hearing Cressida Bonus in the media recently I think it's more like KRESS-ih-dah as mentioned above. It's only a teeny-tiny emphasis change though.
I've never heard kress-EYE-dah and I don't think it's a legitimate pn (correct me if I'm wrong, somebody!). I think it's pretty though. I heard Alida recently pronounced ə-LYE-dah which I thought was gorgeous.much love and i are waiting for you;
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May 16th, 2014 08:30 PM #9
I say KRESS-ih-duh, which I really like. It's a lovely name with a cool meaning.Wholock | Historian | Biochemist | Single Pringle | Teenberry (18) | Future mummy 😏Dreaming of...
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