jpparker at ISERV.NET
Thu Jun 27 23:57:14 UTC 2002
on 6/26/02 10:53 PM, Scott Sadowsky at lists at SPANISHTRANSLATOR.ORG wrote:
This is also true for Lebenon IN
> On 6/26/2002 22:38, Dale Coye wrote the following:
>> Bible names maintain the schwa-- Solomon, Simeon, Gideon, except for
>> Lebanon (though Lebanon, NY in Madison Co. again shows schwa for older
> FWIW, Mt. Lebanon, PA is pronounced ['lEb at nIn] or ['lEb at n@n] by the
> natives. Anything else marks you as an out-of-towner. The country of
> Lebanon is pronounced canonically, as ['lEb at nan].
> Scott Sadowsky -- Spanish-English / English-Spanish Translator
> sadowsky at spanishtranslator.org · sadowsky at bigfoot.com
> "Nunca me he sentido mejor sujeto que cuando he predicado."
> -- Les Luthiers
More information about the Ads-l