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Auzkhia
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Postby Auzkhia » Fri Jul 26, 2013 2:33 pm

Nationalist State of Knox wrote:
Auzkhia wrote:Speaking of how to pronounce Orangi. How do y'all pronounce my name. I pronounce Auzkhia like ow-z-key-uh. The au in it is pronounced like Audi. I always said it like that since the day I founded my nation.

That's how I've always pronounced it.

Oh really.
@Ceffy. I pronounce the C like an S, just you like you if the C is in front of an E or an I.
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Postby Ifreann » Fri Jul 26, 2013 2:33 pm

Nationalist State of Knox wrote:
Auzkhia wrote:Speaking of how to pronounce Orangi. How do y'all pronounce my name. I pronounce Auzkhia like ow-z-key-uh. The au in it is pronounced like Audi. I always said it like that since the day I founded my nation.

That's how I've always pronounced it.

Knox: /ˈɡɪl.ɡə.mɛʃ/
Mistake Not My Current State Of Joshing Gentle Banter For The Awesome And Terrible Majesty Of The Towering Seas Of Snark That Are Themselves The Mere Milquetoast Shallows Fringing My Vast Oceans Of Sarcasm.
What do we have that they should want?
We have a wall to work upon!
We have work and they have none
And our work is never done
My children, my children
And the war is never won
The enemy is poverty
And the wall keeps out the enemy
And we build the wall to keep us free
That's why we build the wall
We build the wall to keep us free
We build the wall to keep us free

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Nationalist State of Knox
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Postby Nationalist State of Knox » Fri Jul 26, 2013 2:39 pm

Ceffyltir wrote:
Ifreann wrote:Bah, people pronouncing your nation name wrong is my thing!

No, that'd be me.

Nobody speaks Welsh, though. It's clearly "Seh-feel-tee-ur".

Ifreann wrote:
Nationalist State of Knox wrote:That's how I've always pronounced it.

Knox: /ˈɡɪl.ɡə.mɛʃ/

Iffy, I can't give you any more of my yes. Take it all.

HAVE ALL OF MY YES
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Postby Orangi » Fri Jul 26, 2013 2:40 pm

Auzkhia wrote:
Nationalist State of Knox wrote:That's how I've always pronounced it.

Oh really.
@Ceffy. I pronounce the C like an S, just you like you if the C is in front of an E or an I.


Same. Sefi, I always say. But it IS Keffilteer, basically.

As for Auzkhia, I just go oz-ki-a
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Saurisisia
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Postby Saurisisia » Fri Jul 26, 2013 2:40 pm

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Atomosea
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Postby Atomosea » Fri Jul 26, 2013 2:42 pm


Something about them looks off. Can't quite tell what. Still pretty, though.

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Ifreann
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Postby Ifreann » Fri Jul 26, 2013 2:43 pm

Ceffyltir wrote:
Ifreann wrote:Bah, people pronouncing your nation name wrong is my thing!

No, that'd be me.

I've always pronounced it like that... :unsure:


Nationalist State of Knox wrote:

Nobody speaks Welsh, though. It's clearly "Seh-feel-tee-ur".

Ifreann wrote:Knox: /ˈɡɪl.ɡə.mɛʃ/

Iffy, I can't give you any more of my yes. Take it all.

HAVE ALL OF MY YES

With this Yes I will fuel my time machine and take this thread back to the future!
Mistake Not My Current State Of Joshing Gentle Banter For The Awesome And Terrible Majesty Of The Towering Seas Of Snark That Are Themselves The Mere Milquetoast Shallows Fringing My Vast Oceans Of Sarcasm.
What do we have that they should want?
We have a wall to work upon!
We have work and they have none
And our work is never done
My children, my children
And the war is never won
The enemy is poverty
And the wall keeps out the enemy
And we build the wall to keep us free
That's why we build the wall
We build the wall to keep us free
We build the wall to keep us free

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Auzkhia
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Postby Auzkhia » Fri Jul 26, 2013 2:43 pm

Orangi wrote:
Auzkhia wrote:Oh really.
@Ceffy. I pronounce the C like an S, just you like you if the C is in front of an E or an I.


Same. Sefi, I always say. But it IS Keffilteer, basically.

As for Auzkhia, I just go oz-ki-a

So it should be a hard C or a K, just like how I pronounce Celtic.
For my name, I am not particular on pronunciation. I just say owz-key-uh. Awz-key-uh is acceptable.
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Ceffyltir
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Postby Ceffyltir » Fri Jul 26, 2013 2:45 pm

Nationalist State of Knox wrote:

Nobody speaks Welsh, though. It's clearly "Seh-feel-tee-ur".

...

I hope Twily dumps you like last week's trash.

Orangi wrote:
Auzkhia wrote:Oh really.
@Ceffy. I pronounce the C like an S, just you like you if the C is in front of an E or an I.


Same. Sefi, I always say. But it IS Keffilteer, basically.

Yeah. You just like to irritate me.

Ifreann wrote:

I've always pronounced it like that... :unsure:

You are the first, then.

And I love you for it.
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Postby Ifreann » Fri Jul 26, 2013 2:47 pm

Ifreann wrote:

I've always pronounced it like that... :unsure:

ALSO!
I got here first.
Mistake Not My Current State Of Joshing Gentle Banter For The Awesome And Terrible Majesty Of The Towering Seas Of Snark That Are Themselves The Mere Milquetoast Shallows Fringing My Vast Oceans Of Sarcasm.
What do we have that they should want?
We have a wall to work upon!
We have work and they have none
And our work is never done
My children, my children
And the war is never won
The enemy is poverty
And the wall keeps out the enemy
And we build the wall to keep us free
That's why we build the wall
We build the wall to keep us free
We build the wall to keep us free

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Postby Atomosea » Fri Jul 26, 2013 2:47 pm

Auzkhia wrote:Speaking of how to pronounce Orangi. How do y'all pronounce my name. I pronounce Auzkhia like ow-z-key-uh. The au in it is pronounced like Audi. I always said it like that since the day I founded my nation.


To keep things pony

A-, as in "Apple, -toh-, sounds like "Toe", -moh-, as in "Larry, Moe, and Curly", -see-uh.
Stress on "Moh".

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Postby Ifreann » Fri Jul 26, 2013 2:48 pm

Ceffyltir wrote:
Ifreann wrote:I've always pronounced it like that... :unsure:

You are the first, then.

And I love you for it.

Yay!
Mistake Not My Current State Of Joshing Gentle Banter For The Awesome And Terrible Majesty Of The Towering Seas Of Snark That Are Themselves The Mere Milquetoast Shallows Fringing My Vast Oceans Of Sarcasm.
What do we have that they should want?
We have a wall to work upon!
We have work and they have none
And our work is never done
My children, my children
And the war is never won
The enemy is poverty
And the wall keeps out the enemy
And we build the wall to keep us free
That's why we build the wall
We build the wall to keep us free
We build the wall to keep us free

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Postby Krazakistan » Fri Jul 26, 2013 2:48 pm


Twilight, Rarity, and Fluttershy are the only one's that I'd say maybe too. Pinkie Pie on the other hand...
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Postby Auzkhia » Fri Jul 26, 2013 2:48 pm

I understand you Ceffy. Everyone always mispronounces Auzkhia and my real life last name.


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The Floor Kippers
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Postby The Floor Kippers » Fri Jul 26, 2013 2:49 pm

Ceffyltir wrote:
Nationalist State of Knox wrote:Nobody speaks Welsh, though. It's clearly "Seh-feel-tee-ur".

...

I hope Twily dumps you like last week's trash.

Orangi wrote:
Same. Sefi, I always say. But it IS Keffilteer, basically.

Yeah. You just like to irritate me.


For the record it's The Floor Kip-pers
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Postby Nationalist State of Knox » Fri Jul 26, 2013 2:51 pm

Auzkhia wrote:
Nationalist State of Knox wrote:That's how I've always pronounced it.

Oh really?

Yeah, I naturally assumed "au" was pronounced in the German manner, because your nation seems pretty German-themed.


Ifreann wrote:
Nationalist State of Knox wrote:Nobody speaks Welsh, though. It's clearly "Seh-feel-tee-ur".


Iffy, I can't give you any more of my yes. Take it all.

HAVE ALL OF MY YES

With this Yes I will fuel my time machine and take this thread back to the future!

We shall embrace the poni of tomorrow.

Ceffyltir wrote:
Nationalist State of Knox wrote:Nobody speaks Welsh, though. It's clearly "Seh-feel-tee-ur".

...

I hope Twily dumps you like last week's trash.

Yeah, well, I hope Applejack rejects you like... a highly rejectable thing.

Also, because "Seh-fee" is ingrained on my mind, I'm going to keep calling you that. I apologise (pronounced "ah-poe-loe-guys") in advance.
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Postby Krazakistan » Fri Jul 26, 2013 2:51 pm

Auzkhia wrote:I understand you Ceffy. Everyone always mispronounces Auzkhia and my real life last name.


I know that feel, bro. Most people here in America tend to have a hard time pronouncing my German as fuck last name.
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"On the other hand, and let's face it, there's always another hand, unless you're a Saudi Arabian shoplifter of course, hurt feelings can be quite traumatic. I've heard that it can take seconds, sometimes even minutes, to get over it" ~ Pat Condell

"Communism works only in heaven, where they don't need it, and in hell, where they've already got it." ~ Ronald Reagan

"Communism was a mistake" ~ (((((((((Karl Marx)))))))))
CANT STUMP THE TRUMP

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Postby Ceffyltir » Fri Jul 26, 2013 2:52 pm

Auzkhia wrote:I understand you Ceffy. Everyone always mispronounces Auzkhia and my real life last name.

...Hugs?

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Postby The Floor Kippers » Fri Jul 26, 2013 2:52 pm

Ceffyltir wrote:
Auzkhia wrote:I understand you Ceffy. Everyone always mispronounces Auzkhia and my real life last name.

...Hugs?

The Floor Kippers wrote:For the record it's The Floor Kip-pers

Da Fleur Keepers.

......Close enough
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"Never discuss religion, politics, or toast"
Great Nepal wrote:
The Floor Kippers wrote:Britain has a stronger claim than Argentina does.

That doesn't say much...
Martian alien slugs who have never heard of earth have stronger claim than Argentina.

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Postby Nationalist State of Knox » Fri Jul 26, 2013 2:54 pm

Auzkhia wrote:I understand you Ceffy. Everyone always mispronounces Auzkhia and my real life last name.

I have a similar experience.

An Indian man once wrote my name as "Nocks" on the takeaway.
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Ifreann wrote:Knox: /ˈɡɪl.ɡə.mɛʃ/
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Postby Ifreann » Fri Jul 26, 2013 2:54 pm

Nationalist State of Knox wrote:
Ifreann wrote:
With this Yes I will fuel my time machine and take this thread back to the future!

We shall embrace the poni of tomorrow.

Wait for season 4? Where we going we won't need to wait for season 4.
Mistake Not My Current State Of Joshing Gentle Banter For The Awesome And Terrible Majesty Of The Towering Seas Of Snark That Are Themselves The Mere Milquetoast Shallows Fringing My Vast Oceans Of Sarcasm.
What do we have that they should want?
We have a wall to work upon!
We have work and they have none
And our work is never done
My children, my children
And the war is never won
The enemy is poverty
And the wall keeps out the enemy
And we build the wall to keep us free
That's why we build the wall
We build the wall to keep us free
We build the wall to keep us free

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Postby Krazakistan » Fri Jul 26, 2013 2:56 pm

Honestly, the wait for season 4 isn't gonna be that bad for me. I mean, before season 4 premiers I get season 2 of The Legend of Korra and season 4 of The Walking Dead.
Secularism, restricted immigration policy, against affirmative action, voter ID laws, gun rights, democracy, free-market capitalism, egalitarianism, nationalism, and lastly, Rhodesia > Zimbabwe

Political Compass:
Economic Left/Right: 6.25
Social Libertarian/Authoritarian: -0.56
"On the other hand, and let's face it, there's always another hand, unless you're a Saudi Arabian shoplifter of course, hurt feelings can be quite traumatic. I've heard that it can take seconds, sometimes even minutes, to get over it" ~ Pat Condell

"Communism works only in heaven, where they don't need it, and in hell, where they've already got it." ~ Ronald Reagan

"Communism was a mistake" ~ (((((((((Karl Marx)))))))))
CANT STUMP THE TRUMP

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Nationalist State of Knox
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Postby Nationalist State of Knox » Fri Jul 26, 2013 2:58 pm

Krazakistan wrote:Honestly, the wait for season 4 isn't gonna be that bad for me. I mean, before season 4 premiers I get season 2 of The Legend of Korra and season 4 of The Walking Dead.

You say that, but then you realise something:

You need poni.
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Ifreann wrote:Knox: /ˈɡɪl.ɡə.mɛʃ/
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Postby Ceffyltir » Fri Jul 26, 2013 2:58 pm

Nationalist State of Knox wrote:
Ceffyltir wrote:...

I hope Twily dumps you like last week's trash.

Yeah, well, I hope Applejack rejects you like... a highly rejectable thing.

Also, because "Seh-fee" is ingrained on my mind, I'm going to keep calling you that. I apologise (pronounced "ah-poe-loe-guys") in advance.

It's like you live on concentrated silly pants.

Ifreann wrote:
Nationalist State of Knox wrote:We shall embrace the poni of tomorrow.

Wait for season 4? Where we going we won't need to wait for season 4.

Take me with you!
Question everything.
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