Subject: Re: thanks! -nt.
Author: Jim Young   (guest)
Date: March 13, 2012 at 7:04 AM
Reply to: thanks! -nt. by faelsean

I don't think it's a question of the correct pronunciation, just that the Scots pronunciation of the U sound differs from that of most other English speakers. A Scot would pronounce the name with a U like the French, or like a German U with an umlaut, 'Mür'. The Scot would also trill the letter R in the name, but I don't think they would expect all non-Scots to imitate them.

Messages in this thread:
  • Muir - faelsean  Mar 11 2012, 12:50 PM
    • Re: Muir - Marc  Mar 11 2012, 1:00 PM
      • thanks! -nt. - faelsean  Mar 12 2012, 10:32 AM
        • Re: thanks! -nt. - Jim Young  Mar 13 2012, 7:04 AM