The name of the console

#1ThatKippPosted 9/7/2013 10:12:34 PM
People always pronounce it wrong!! When it was announced, they said they named it Vita after the Latin word for life. If you took Latin in high school, you would know that there is no letter W in Latin, so the letter V always makes the W sound. Therefore, you should be saying Wita and not Vita.
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#2vanguard29Posted 9/7/2013 10:16:15 PM
i predict in the near future, a line of posts behind me will form of people who dont give a s***.
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#3psvitantifailPosted 9/7/2013 10:20:11 PM
vanguard29 posted...
i predict in the near future, a line of posts behind me will form of people who dont give a s***.

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#4S1NFULPosted 9/7/2013 10:26:08 PM
Who wants to call it PS Wita? That just sounds...wrong :\
#5ThatKipp(Topic Creator)Posted 9/7/2013 10:28:10 PM
S1NFUL posted...
Who wants to call it PS Wita? That just sounds...wrong :\

I've been calling it that since they announced it... I only learned recently that the entire world has been saying it wrong. Veetah sounds wrong. Sounds like pita. I like pitas though.
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#6thompsontalker7Posted 9/7/2013 10:28:56 PM
I've seen people call it a Vai-tuh when it was first announced.
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#7BuretsuPosted 9/7/2013 10:30:15 PM
Nobody cares that the Latin word is pronounced that way, just like nobody cares that DS stood for Developer System and not Dual Screen.
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#8KGTriggerPosted 9/7/2013 10:36:39 PM
How does Sony pronounce it? Pretty sure that's how it's supposed to be pronounced.
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#9thompsontalker7Posted 9/7/2013 10:37:02 PM
Buretsu posted...
Nobody cares that the Latin word is pronounced that way, just like nobody cares that DS stood for Developer System and not Dual Screen.


It did during the development process, but they offically changed it to Dual Screen before the release.
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#10j2zon2591Posted 9/7/2013 11:24:19 PM
KGTrigger posted...
How does Sony pronounce it? Pretty sure that's how it's supposed to be pronounced.


If you watched the GC 2013 Sony press con; "Vee-tuh".

Maybe the accent but I sometimes hear "Vee-trr". rrrrrrr! xD Letter R