Does it annoy you when people pronounce Mario as Mare-E-oh?

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User Info: knightimex

knightimex
3 years ago#1
It drives me nuts!

I'd rather it be "MAR-E-OH"


What about you?
Is there other nintendo related things that you hear mispronounced?
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User Info: Shiang

Shiang
3 years ago#2
I wasn't aware people could mispronounce Mario...
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User Info: donkeyjack

donkeyjack
3 years ago#3
Those East Coast folks, I tell you.
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User Info: manmouse

manmouse
3 years ago#4
it definitely sounds weird to me, when i hear "mare-E-o".

i mean hell, he even says it himself, "it'sa me, MARRR-e-o"
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User Info: digiblaster

digiblaster
3 years ago#5
Mah-ree-oh.
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User Info: Project Mayhem

Project Mayhem
3 years ago#6
I'm more used to Mare-E-Oh. Marr-E-Oh sounds weird to me.
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User Info: cris1ussen

cris1ussen
3 years ago#7
Not really, all the countries has different phonetic with the letters, principally the vocals

I mean the english, french and i think the german too share the same phonetic with the vocals: Ei (A), Ee (E), I, Ou (O) and You (U)

Meanwhile the spanish, portuguese, italian and even the japanese share the same phonetic with the vocals: A (ah), E (eh), I (ih), O (oh) and U (uh)

Since Mario comes from Italy, the pronunciation must be in the italian form but that its so optional that in my opinion it's not annoy me when its pronounced different (even Mario pronounced his own name in different phonetic all the time)
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User Info: PrincessEevee9

PrincessEevee9
3 years ago#8
I call him Marty-o.

User Info: b1gt0ne

b1gt0ne
3 years ago#9
Mark E Mark

User Info: rockus

rockus
3 years ago#10
Haha. This bothers me too. Same with people calling the super Nintendo a snes like it's a word.
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