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Thread: Ja-Gnome, or Ja-No-Me?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Teeler View Post
    1. jš-nōm (Two syllables)
    2. jš-'nō-mē (Three syllables)

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    The dealers call it by #2. That is the only way I have heard it said.

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    Our Janome dealer says Ja-no-me. Three syllables.

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    I just bought a new Janome and the manufacture called it Ja nom e ....

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    Thanks, everyone!

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    many years ago, I took a class from a local quilt store, which sold Pfaffs - I brought my Janome to class and the instructor who hated Janome referred to it as my "Jer-om-ey" - that name has stuck in my mind.....

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    Three syllables
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    Ja -NO-me. It's means "eye of the snake" in Japanese.

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    All the dealers around here use the three syllable pronunciation. So do I.

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    he, he. some people add R's to everything!!!

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    Should have called her Pfaff a Paff.

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