Jenwa Hsung jenwahsung at yahoo.com
Thu May 1 14:30:13 EDT 2003

--- Anna Clare McDuff <amcduff at math.sunysb.edu> wrote:
> On Wed, 30 Apr 2003 JOdel at aol.com wrote:
> I don't even know how one pronounces
> "Magid".  Is the g hard or soft? The a short or
> long? Where is the
> emphasis? "Mah-gid"? "Mah-jid"?  "May-gid"?
> "May-jid"? (that last one
> strikes me as distinctly rum!) Or something truly
> wild & unforseeable?
> Like "Fanshaw" :-)

I think I pronounce it like the world magic, only with
a D on the end instead of a C.  So with a short A
sound and a soft G.


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