Douglas G. Wilson douglas at NB.NET
Wed May 13 03:28:23 UTC 2009

Arnold Zwicky wrote:
> meanwhile, no one yet addressed the question of how people who use the
> word *pronounce* it.

Here's one single assertion from the Web:

"KHAR-un" ... I guess this probably means /'kar at n/ ... the first
syllable is not the same as in "caret", according to this item.

-- Doug Wilson

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