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Histrion
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12:36:17 PM Apr 9th 2014
I don't suppose someone, or someones, would consider adding a general Irish pronunciation key? Or at least some tips? The pronunciations next to each entry are great, but I'll admit that wading into the list with a general sense of How It Works would be nice.
Darkstarr
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01:37:13 PM Jan 20th 2014
Regarding the bean sidhe (banshee): "Sidhe" refers to the Fair Folk (from Daoine Sidhe); sidh or side (depending on what part of Ireland you're from) refers to the hollow hills that the Sidhe live in. (Confused yet?) All three are pronounced roughly "shee".
Darkstarr
01:44:21 PM Jan 20th 2014
And Samhain can also be pronounced "sovvan" (as in Mercedes Lackey's Valdemar novels).
GeekCodeRed
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02:42:04 PM Dec 16th 2012
Kieran is actually the anglification of Ciarán, the male form of Ciara. The Irish language doesn't have a K in it. Should I change this?
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