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Offline Scott C.

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How to pronounce your favorite watch brand name ;)
« on: October 31, 2009, 07:08:21 AM »
I think i should make a separate post and stick it so that we can use it as a reference next time ;)


http://www.chronometrie.com/watchsounds/watchsoundspage.htm

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Re: How to pronounce your favorite watch brand name ;)
« Reply #1 on: November 01, 2009, 11:00:56 AM »
Good info Scott.
I don't think he is English.... :P

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Re: How to pronounce your favorite watch brand name ;)
« Reply #2 on: June 18, 2010, 03:23:29 PM »
thx for sharing :thumbsup:..have always wanted to know how to pronounce the brand name(so many of them)..

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Re: How to pronounce your favorite watch brand name ;)
« Reply #3 on: June 19, 2010, 10:31:28 AM »
now i say like pro when im in boutique  :thumbsup:
AP - 15710
ROLEX - 116710
FM - GPG 9900
PANERAI - PAM 00000
CHOPARD - 168457-3005
ZENITH - 03.2430.3000/21.C738
SINN - Art-Nr. 1020.040
TISSOT - T066.427.17.047.00
OMEGA - 1513.30.00 (TRADED)
IWC -  IW500703 (TRADED)

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Re: How to pronounce your favorite watch brand name ;)
« Reply #4 on: June 24, 2010, 01:58:32 PM »
Hmm,

Additional knowledge to say it 'professionally' when visiting those boutiques in future  :thumbsup:

Some are very interesting pronunciation indeed!

Tx a lot

Offline kenixck

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Re: How to pronounce your favorite watch brand name ;)
« Reply #5 on: September 08, 2010, 04:07:52 PM »
i think he's german/french

check out "rolex".

Offline ZhaoYun

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Re: How to pronounce your favorite watch brand name ;)
« Reply #6 on: November 01, 2010, 11:55:40 AM »
What ? No O-Mee-ga ? or O-Meh-ga ?  :D

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Re: How to pronounce your favorite watch brand name ;)
« Reply #7 on: November 23, 2010, 12:29:58 PM »
Nice link, thanks :)

The Rolex one is funny, though :p

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Re: How to pronounce your favorite watch brand name ;)
« Reply #8 on: January 03, 2011, 11:05:44 AM »
Hi,

My favorite fruit is not NuiLian and i like to wear my fav watch SeiLoh.
I like to eat NANANA.

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Re: How to pronounce your favorite watch brand name ;)
« Reply #9 on: January 23, 2011, 06:47:12 PM »
i still prefer my own pronouce on ROLEX. hahaha.

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Re: How to pronounce your favorite watch brand name ;)
« Reply #10 on: February 05, 2011, 07:09:14 PM »
I think i should make a separate post and stick it so that we can use it as a reference next time ;)


http://www.chronometrie.com/watchsounds/watchsoundspage.htm
great help really. now i can pronounce lange
« Last Edit: February 05, 2011, 07:12:59 PM by willibwa »

Offline chuckjordan

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Re: How to pronounce your favorite watch brand name ;)
« Reply #11 on: April 17, 2011, 05:44:39 AM »
A very useful tool. I've actually sent this to my mother and now all my aunts are having fun learning how to pronounce watch brands! Hahaha.  :thumbsup:

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Re: How to pronounce your favorite watch brand name ;)
« Reply #12 on: August 02, 2011, 02:00:32 PM »
i still prefer my own pronouce on ROLEX. hahaha.

In Hong Kong, it is pronounced as Low Lex.  :Dancing_banana:
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Re: How to pronounce your favorite watch brand name ;)
« Reply #13 on: August 03, 2011, 03:07:07 PM »
Guys, how do you pronouce PANERAI ?

Is it "Pear" "Na"  "Rai"

OR

"Pa" "Na" "Rai"

Thanks

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Re: How to pronounce your favorite watch brand name ;)
« Reply #14 on: September 27, 2011, 09:58:44 PM »
IWC in German = Yi Lei Cei ?  :o

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Re: How to pronounce your favorite watch brand name ;)
« Reply #15 on: October 22, 2011, 11:06:54 AM »
great sharing!  :thumbsup:

but what about the Russian-made Poljot?


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Re: How to pronounce your favorite watch brand name ;)
« Reply #16 on: November 18, 2011, 11:52:08 AM »
great sharing!  :thumbsup:

but what about the Russian-made Poljot?


Poljot, i prounounce it like this : PAULYO   :Dancing_banana:

Offline jaron1982

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Re: How to pronounce your favorite watch brand name ;)
« Reply #17 on: December 04, 2011, 05:59:29 AM »
Wow, fantastic, I like the link, Thanks Scott.

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Re: How to pronounce your favorite watch brand name ;)
« Reply #18 on: January 03, 2012, 05:05:01 PM »
Thanks for the sharing, this is interesting...at least i know im better than some of the sales guy that got the pronouciation wrong...

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Re: How to pronounce your favorite watch brand name ;)
« Reply #19 on: January 04, 2012, 01:52:24 PM »
 :thumbsup: Thanks for sharing~
very useful for a noob like me. ^^Y
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Re: How to pronounce your favorite watch brand name ;)
« Reply #20 on: January 15, 2012, 07:39:41 PM »
IWC in German = Yi Lei Cei ?  :o

Actually, it's "Iieh - veh - tse", it's a German pronunciation... we learn something new every day.

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Re: How to pronounce your favorite watch brand name ;)
« Reply #21 on: March 20, 2012, 09:16:58 PM »
thanks.
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Re: How to pronounce your favorite watch brand name ;)
« Reply #22 on: April 25, 2012, 12:32:41 PM »
this is very helpful, thanks Scott!


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Re: How to pronounce your favorite watch brand name ;)
« Reply #23 on: May 14, 2012, 04:25:12 PM »
great sharing!  :thumbsup:

but what about the Russian-made Poljot?

 :thumbsup:  :thumbsup:

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Poljot, i prounounce it like this : PAULYO   :Dancing_banana:

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Re: How to pronounce your favorite watch brand name ;)
« Reply #24 on: May 17, 2012, 06:54:05 AM »
good info, but does German pronounce it the same as English on all brands?