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HavokBlue

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how do you pronounce it
« on: November 28, 2017, 09:51:50 PM »
is it "gith" or "jith"

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Re: how do you pronounce it
« Reply #1 on: November 28, 2017, 09:52:44 PM »
gith is gith.
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Lizzie

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Re: how do you pronounce it
« Reply #2 on: November 28, 2017, 10:23:25 PM »
G as in gorilla, go, giddyap, gadzooks.
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Re: how do you pronounce it
« Reply #3 on: November 28, 2017, 10:55:12 PM »
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Re: how do you pronounce it
« Reply #4 on: November 28, 2017, 11:15:38 PM »
http://i.imgur.com/3oIm2JK.gifv

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Re: how do you pronounce it
« Reply #5 on: November 28, 2017, 11:47:26 PM »
I imagine Gith pronounce it Ssith.  Many a Gith, reach for the dark side, they do.

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Re: how do you pronounce it
« Reply #6 on: November 29, 2017, 01:10:19 AM »
Joof.
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Re: how do you pronounce it
« Reply #7 on: November 29, 2017, 03:31:27 AM »
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Re: how do you pronounce it
« Reply #8 on: November 29, 2017, 04:15:26 AM »
&@$%#!
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Re: how do you pronounce it
« Reply #9 on: November 29, 2017, 04:22:23 AM »
Filth.
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Hauwke

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Re: how do you pronounce it
« Reply #10 on: November 29, 2017, 06:34:16 AM »
My head cannon pronounces it: Fuck you, jump on this sword.

But I read it as "gith" not "jith"

Melkor

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Re: how do you pronounce it
« Reply #11 on: November 29, 2017, 12:43:00 PM »
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Re: how do you pronounce it
« Reply #12 on: November 30, 2017, 07:41:20 AM »
What about Alecost?
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nauta

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Re: how do you pronounce it
« Reply #13 on: November 30, 2017, 09:15:17 AM »
What about Alecost?

'Alecost' is actually a RL word.

http://www.dictionary.com/browse/alecost?s=t

I'd imagine 'gith' is pronounced like 'git'.
as IF you didn't just have them unconscious, naked, and helpless in the street 4 minutes ago

Namino

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Re: how do you pronounce it
« Reply #14 on: November 30, 2017, 10:15:55 AM »

I'd imagine 'gith' is pronounced like 'git'.

Pushing at him with the head of your broom, you say to the doubled over,  brown-skinned gith,  "Go-on you, git!"

nauta

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Re: how do you pronounce it
« Reply #15 on: November 30, 2017, 11:00:37 AM »
Let it be forever settled: it is a hard 'g'.

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Githyanki
as IF you didn't just have them unconscious, naked, and helpless in the street 4 minutes ago

Veselka

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Re: how do you pronounce it
« Reply #16 on: November 30, 2017, 11:13:32 AM »
Let it be forever settled: it is a hard 'g'.

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Githyanki

This part is great:

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The worship of gods is forbidden in githyanki society. Their lack of piety is further demonstrated by the fact that they often make their homes on the floating, stonelike corpses of dead gods drifting in the Astral Plane."
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Re: how do you pronounce it
« Reply #17 on: November 30, 2017, 02:05:53 PM »
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Re: how do you pronounce it
« Reply #18 on: November 30, 2017, 05:11:28 PM »
Let it be forever settled: it is a hard 'g'.

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Githyanki

This part is great:

"Religion
The worship of gods is forbidden in githyanki society. Their lack of piety is further demonstrated by the fact that they often make their homes on the floating, stonelike corpses of dead gods drifting in the Astral Plane."
Reminder that that is the Githyanki, not the Githzeria. Githzerai are the 'not ass holes' gith.
#notallgith

Hauwke

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Re: how do you pronounce it
« Reply #19 on: November 30, 2017, 10:01:37 PM »
Those 'gith' are also descended from human-like people, not elves.

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Re: how do you pronounce it
« Reply #20 on: December 01, 2017, 02:09:12 PM »
Let it be forever settled: it is a hard 'g'.

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Githyanki

This part is great:

"Religion
The worship of gods is forbidden in githyanki society. Their lack of piety is further demonstrated by the fact that they often make their homes on the floating, stonelike corpses of dead gods drifting in the Astral Plane."
Reminder that that is the Githyanki, not the Githzeria. Githzerai are the 'not ass holes' gith.
#notallgith

Gith can be tall.

MeTekillot

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Re: how do you pronounce it
« Reply #21 on: December 07, 2017, 11:55:02 AM »
They're based on githyanaki from Dark Sun, so it's pronounced like that.

In Dreams

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Re: how do you pronounce it
« Reply #22 on: December 07, 2017, 12:43:26 PM »
How about Tuluk?

Is it Too-look?

Is it Tull-luck?

Or some combination!?

sleepyhead

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Re: how do you pronounce it
« Reply #23 on: December 07, 2017, 12:43:58 PM »
I say tuh-LOOK or tuh-LUKE interchangeably

Kialae

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Re: how do you pronounce it
« Reply #24 on: December 11, 2017, 03:24:45 PM »
They're based on githyanaki from Dark Sun, so it's pronounced like that.

It could also be the githzerai!

Hauwke

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Re: how do you pronounce it
« Reply #25 on: December 11, 2017, 04:10:08 PM »
It would most likely be the Githyanki, because the Githzerai are essentially 'good guys' from the way I read their wiki artical.

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Re: how do you pronounce it
« Reply #26 on: December 11, 2017, 11:08:19 PM »
Pshaw. Githzerai being 'good guys' is like 'orange and blue' spectrum of ideology. They're 'good' but still not your friends, and impossible to understand.

Hitsuchi

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Re: how do you pronounce it
« Reply #27 on: December 19, 2017, 07:50:54 PM »
Tuluk is pronounced [International Phonetic Alphabet style]  tʉːlɵk. Stress on both syllables, more on the first.  Try it, it sounds great. Much like our favourite song !

Also, I learned two new vowels I didn't know the rest of the world doesn't use today. Yay!

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Re: how do you pronounce it
« Reply #28 on: December 19, 2017, 10:48:18 PM »
IPA is the best and I don't understand why we don't use it for everything. Would be SO much easier to learn to speak other languages.
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