Page 1 of 2 12 LastLast
Results 1 to 15 of 23

Thread: Pronunciations

  1. #1
    Pro
    Points: 72,343, Level: 83
    Level completed: 53%, Points required for next Level: 807
    Overall activity: 1.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteranRecommendation First Class50000 Experience Points
    nallen34's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2010
    Location
    Grimes, IA
    Posts
    2,304
    Points
    72,343
    Level
    83
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 68
    Given: 43

    Pronunciations

    My friend and I were debating how to discuss a few last names of players on Iowa State. Here are the ones we know fo sho.

    Ejim(edge-um)

    Lucious (loo-shiss)

    Niang (nee-yang)

    Okoro (o-core-o)

    We were debating Palo. Is it pronounced (paul-o) or (pal-o) or (pay-lo)?

    http://www.cyclones.com/ViewArticle....&Q_SEASON=2011


    http://www.cyclones.com/ViewArticle....CLID=205330303

    http://www.cyclones.com/ViewArticle....&Q_SEASON=2011


    Last edited by nallen34; 03-27-2012 at 02:44 AM.

  2. #2
    All-Star
    Points: 28,255, Level: 51
    Level completed: 65%, Points required for next Level: 395
    Overall activity: 3.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran25000 Experience Points
    josh4isu's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2010
    Location
    Iowa
    Posts
    1,068
    Points
    28,255
    Level
    51
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 3
    Given: 3

    Re: Pronunciations

    Babb (Babb)

    Long (Long)

    Clyburn (Cly-burn)

    McGee (Mc-Gee)

    Booker (Book-er)

    Palo (Pal-o)

    McBeth (Mc-Beth)

    Gibson (Gib-sen)

    Hoiberg (Hoi-berg)


    Hopefully this helps.



  3. #3
    Speechless
    Points: 351,575, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 53.0%
    Achievements:
    50000 Experience PointsSocialOverdriveCreated Album picturesVeteran
    Cy$'s Avatar
    Join Date
    Sep 2011
    Location
    Ames
    Posts
    17,133
    Points
    351,575
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 2,333
    Given: 2,960

    Re: Pronunciations

    Oriakhi (Or - ee - ah - kee)

    Pelle (pell-a)??

    Lockett (Lock - et)




  4. #4
    All-Star
    Points: 28,255, Level: 51
    Level completed: 65%, Points required for next Level: 395
    Overall activity: 3.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran25000 Experience Points
    josh4isu's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2010
    Location
    Iowa
    Posts
    1,068
    Points
    28,255
    Level
    51
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 3
    Given: 3

    Re: Pronunciations

    Quote Originally Posted by IHavNoCyCash View Post
    Oriakhi (Or - ee - ah - kee)

    Pelle (pell-a)??

    Lockett (Lock - et)

    oh lord. haha funny stuff. i wish we knew what our roster was for next year already so all of this speculation would be put to rest



  5. #5
    Pro
    Points: 136,828, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 1.0%
    Achievements:
    50000 Experience PointsVeteran
    Naughtius's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2010
    Location
    Central IA
    Posts
    2,647
    Points
    136,828
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 51
    Given: 12

    Re: Pronunciations

    Sledge (see-ya-later)
    Railey (don't-let-the-door-hitcha)
    White (earnin')


    "Me not winning isn't important. You do!"

  6. #6
    Pro
    Points: 72,343, Level: 83
    Level completed: 53%, Points required for next Level: 807
    Overall activity: 1.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteranRecommendation First Class50000 Experience Points
    nallen34's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2010
    Location
    Grimes, IA
    Posts
    2,304
    Points
    72,343
    Level
    83
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 68
    Given: 43

    Re: Pronunciations

    imagine that...a bunch of irrelevant boredom posts.



  7. #7
    Addict
    Points: 151,391, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    Created Album pictures50000 Experience PointsOverdriveRecommendation Second ClassSocial
    CLONECONES's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2012
    Location
    RVA
    Posts
    7,227
    Points
    151,391
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 21
    Given: 15

    Re: Pronunciations

    How do you say Royce White?




    Self proclaimed 2012 CF Newcomer of the Year

    CLONECONES

  8. #8
    CyBer
    Guest

    Re: Pronunciations

    Quote Originally Posted by nallen34 View Post
    imagine that...a bunch of irrelevant boredom posts.
    Hooray off season!



  9. #9
    Addict
    Points: 44,948, Level: 65
    Level completed: 54%, Points required for next Level: 602
    Overall activity: 16.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran25000 Experience PointsSocial
    cyclones12321's Avatar
    Join Date
    Feb 2009
    Location
    Newton Ia
    Posts
    5,814
    Points
    44,948
    Level
    65
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 794
    Given: 245

    Re: Pronunciations

    Quote Originally Posted by nallen34 View Post
    My friend and I were debating how to discuss a few last names of players on Iowa State. Here are the ones we know fo sho.Ejim(edge-um)Lucious (loo-shiss) Niang (nee-yang)Okoro (o-core-o)We were debating Palo. Is it pronounced (paul-o) or (pal-o) or (pay-lo)?http://www.cyclones.com/ViewArticle....&Q_SEASON=2011http://www.cyclones.com/ViewArticle....CLID=205330303http://www.cyclones.com/ViewArticle....&Q_SEASON=2011
    Think it would be paul-oh



  10. #10
    Pro
    Points: 49,360, Level: 68
    Level completed: 73%, Points required for next Level: 390
    Overall activity: 5.0%
    Achievements:
    25000 Experience PointsVeteran
    andybernard's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2009
    Posts
    2,182
    Points
    49,360
    Level
    68
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 565
    Given: 78

    Re: Pronunciations

    I've always said Pah-lo, but I guess I knew if it was right or not.



  11. #11
    Speechless
    Points: 327,911, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 39.0%
    Achievements:
    Social50000 Experience PointsVeteran
    VeloClone's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2010
    Location
    Brooklyn Park, MN
    Posts
    19,512
    Points
    327,911
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 5,320
    Given: 10,685

    Re: Pronunciations

    From the game notes before every basketball game, issued by ISU SID:


    Bubu Palo ...........................................Boo-boo PAH-lo

    Melvin Ejim ........................................................ EDGE-um



    Scott Christopherson ......................... Chris-TOFF-erson



    Tavon Sledge ...........................................................TAY-von



    Matt Abdelmassih .....................................Abdel-massey



    "There are five real good recruits in the state. We got three of them. One couldn’t get into school, and the other went to (the University of) Iowa...which is about the same thing." - Coach Johnny Orr

  12. #12
    Pro
    Points: 73,761, Level: 84
    Level completed: 36%, Points required for next Level: 1,089
    Overall activity: 2.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    intrepid27's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2006
    Location
    Marion, IA
    Posts
    2,991
    Points
    73,761
    Level
    84
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 392
    Given: 493

    Re: Pronunciations

    Jeremy Lamb = punk dunk mis-er

    http://deadspin.com/5893799/uconns-s...uskies-down-13

    Stay thug my friend



  13. #13
    Pro
    Points: 72,343, Level: 83
    Level completed: 53%, Points required for next Level: 807
    Overall activity: 1.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteranRecommendation First Class50000 Experience Points
    nallen34's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2010
    Location
    Grimes, IA
    Posts
    2,304
    Points
    72,343
    Level
    83
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 68
    Given: 43

    Re: Pronunciations

    Quote Originally Posted by VeloClone View Post
    From the game notes before every basketball game, issued by ISU SID:


    Bubu Palo ...........................................Boo-boo PAH-lo

    I guess i'm not familiar with how my H's sound. ha. So paul, pal, or pay?



  14. #14
    CyBer
    Guest

    Re: Pronunciations

    Quote Originally Posted by nallen34 View Post
    I guess i'm not familiar with how my H's sound. ha. So paul, pal, or pay?
    ahhhhh pahhhhhlo



  15. #15
    Speechless
    Points: 327,911, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 39.0%
    Achievements:
    Social50000 Experience PointsVeteran
    VeloClone's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2010
    Location
    Brooklyn Park, MN
    Posts
    19,512
    Points
    327,911
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 5,320
    Given: 10,685

    Re: Pronunciations

    Quote Originally Posted by CyBer View Post
    ahhhhh pahhhhhlo
    Right; pa like in grandpa.


    "There are five real good recruits in the state. We got three of them. One couldn’t get into school, and the other went to (the University of) Iowa...which is about the same thing." - Coach Johnny Orr

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •  
  • TV: ESPN2
  • HOOPS: Iowa State @ Oklahoma State
  • February 6, 2016
  • 01:00 PM