Amaya Booker amaya at
Thu Nov 9 08:34:26 EST 2000

> I've known one Xavier, pronounced (soft)Zav-ee-er (or Zavvy - he was only
> two at the time). I think you are right Sally, both on pronunciation and
> the Saint (Francis Xavier).
Personally I think this is usually a cultural matter. I find most Americans
say Ix-aev-ee-er ... but then my grandfather who's Basque (northern Spanish)
and who's name is Xavier pronounces it "huh-vy-air" so.. it's all down to
accent and language



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