Pronunciation of "googol"
vidamorkunas at TELUS.NET
Thu Dec 12 17:20:44 UTC 2002
I say Goo-g'l
(in the Pacific NW)
From: American Dialect Society [mailto:ADS-L at LISTSERV.UGA.EDU]On Behalf
Of Anne Gilbert
Sent: December 12, 2002 9:12 AM
To: ADS-L at LISTSERV.UGA.EDU
Subject: Re: Pronunciation of "googol"
> Is there a standard pronunciation of the word "googol"? I've seen and
> GOO.gawl, goo.GAWL, and GOO.gul.
I don't know if this is "standard", but I always thought it was "GOO gul".
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