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    Proper pronunciation of Marquis Gilstrap's first name

    I'm heard his name pronounced at least three different ways. What's the correct/his preferred pronunciation?

    Sorry if aaa. One thing I learned in broadcast journalism: always pronounce a person's name correctly. (And for print journalism, spell names correctly.)



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    Re: Proper pronunciation of Marquis Gilstrap's first name

    Quote Originally Posted by Ms3r4ISU View Post
    I'm heard his name pronounced at least three different ways. What's the correct/his preferred pronunciation?

    Sorry if aaa. One thing I learned in broadcast journalism: always pronounce a person's name correctly. (And for print journalism, spell names correctly.)
    At the game it was announced as "Mar kez".


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    Re: Proper pronunciation of Marquis Gilstrap's first name

    marc-wez



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    Re: Proper pronunciation of Marquis Gilstrap's first name

    Mar-kwez



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    Re: Proper pronunciation of Marquis Gilstrap's first name

    The most popular pronounciation that I have heard is Mar-KWEZ. Thats how coach Mac was saying it anyway.



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    Re: Proper pronunciation of Marquis Gilstrap's first name

    Mar-quez


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    Re: Proper pronunciation of Marquis Gilstrap's first name

    How bout just G-Strap?



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    Re: Proper pronunciation of Marquis Gilstrap's first name

    Quote Originally Posted by dtclones View Post
    The most popular pronounciation that I have heard is Mar-KWEZ. Thats how coach Mac was saying it anyway.
    This is the correct way.


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    Re: Proper pronunciation of Marquis Gilstrap's first name

    Quote Originally Posted by dtclones View Post
    How bout just G-Strap?
    That's what my friends and I are going with.


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    Quote Originally Posted by cycloneG View Post
    That's what my friends and I are going with.
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