Re: most looked-up words
|From:||Andreas Johansson <andjo@...>|
|Date:||Tuesday, December 7, 2004, 11:15|
Quoting Henrik Theiling <theiling@...>:
> Andreas Johansson <andjo@...> writes:
> > In Germany, it seems to be pronounced as /ji:ros/ with such regularity that
> > wonders if someone has carried out a massive educational campaign in modern
> > Greek orthography.
> Hmm, I never heard that pronunciation. It's usally /'gy:rOs/ or /'gi:rOs/.
Might been just students, or a local thing. There's plenty of Greeks in Aachen,