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Re: Romone-oops!

Posted by Daniel on October 24, 2013, 9:48 am, in reply to "Re: Romone-oops!"
Edited by board administrator October 24, 2013, 9:57 am

Interesting observation there David. I wonder if other languages like German
or French also use the English pronunciation?

Google translate of Raymond is Raymond in every language I checked.|en#en/lo/Raymond

"Member nations of the World Meteorological Organization have since revised the list
to include names common to English, Spanish, and French-speaking peoples".

"The current system of alternating male and female English, French, and Spanish names
began in 1979".

In searching for the answer I found this article on naming storms, initials
and donations.

History of the word hurricane

Pronouncing those hurricane names

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