lucene-java-user mailing list archives

Site index · List index
Message view « Date » · « Thread »
Top « Date » · « Thread »
From James Huang <metapr...@yahoo.com>
Subject Re: thinking about the pronunciation of lucene
Date Fri, 23 Sep 2005 19:39:19 GMT
I'm having trouble figuring that out ...

I pronounced "lu-CENE", and I've heard people who
didn't know it pronounce the same way.

But, I got "corrected" into "LOO-sen" one time.

Any concensus?

--- dozean@gmx.de wrote:

> Thank you for your answer!
> I know the people in Germany pronounce it thatway!
> But what's with the people in the USA or United
> Kingdom?
> I'm  interested!!!!
> 
> Thanks in forward!
> 
> Bye
> 
> 
> Goldschmidt, Dave wrote:
> 
> >Yes, a lot like "lucy" with an "n"  :-)
> >
> >"Lu" as in the German "du" -- then "cene" with the
> strong "s" as in
> >"bis" or "es" and then an "ien" sound as in
> "Dienst" that kind of rhymes
> >with "Berlin"
> >
> >Auf wiedersehen,
> >
> >DaveG
> >
> >
> >-----Original Message-----
> >From: dozean@gmx.de [mailto:dozean@gmx.de] 
> >Sent: Friday, September 23, 2005 2:58 PM
> >To: java-user@lucene.apache.org
> >Subject: thinking about the pronunciation of lucene
> >
> >Hi,
> >
> >today we talk about the pronunciation of Lucene.
> >So... i'm from Germany.
> >And the pronunciation of Lucene we use here is like
> it would be a Frensh
> >
> >word.
> >That means we don't pronounce the "e" in the end of
> the word.
> >Like the name "lucy" with the add of the "n".
> >
> >Is this the wrong way to pronounce it?
> >How should we do it? :)
> >
> >Bye Derya
> >
>
>---------------------------------------------------------------------
> >To unsubscribe, e-mail:
> java-user-unsubscribe@lucene.apache.org
> >For additional commands, e-mail:
> java-user-help@lucene.apache.org
> >
> >
>
>---------------------------------------------------------------------
> >To unsubscribe, e-mail:
> java-user-unsubscribe@lucene.apache.org
> >For additional commands, e-mail:
> java-user-help@lucene.apache.org
> >
> >
> >  
> >
> 
> 
>
---------------------------------------------------------------------
> To unsubscribe, e-mail:
> java-user-unsubscribe@lucene.apache.org
> For additional commands, e-mail:
> java-user-help@lucene.apache.org
> 
> 


__________________________________________________
Do You Yahoo!?
Tired of spam?  Yahoo! Mail has the best spam protection around 
http://mail.yahoo.com 

---------------------------------------------------------------------
To unsubscribe, e-mail: java-user-unsubscribe@lucene.apache.org
For additional commands, e-mail: java-user-help@lucene.apache.org


Mime
View raw message