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    Clea, did the priest mess it up at the wedding?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Disneygotpierced View Post
    My pap is Welsh! I have strong ties to both Wales and Russia...Weird mix
    Im purebred Russian...
    though born in Oz so my kids wont be :P

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    Quote Originally Posted by aussiemyf7 View Post
    Is it pronounced 'Dor-tay like Beshergaurd jen-sen'
    That's about 100% wrong lol.

    Dorda Luker Byairgor-Yensen is the best my hubby could come up with :]

    It is a hoot seeing people squirm at for example the emergency rooms when they see the name and have to pronounce it...

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    I was born in Wales yet Russian is my first language, how weird is that! I prefer not to remember Russia and I refuse to speak it anymore, so moving on.

    Anothe rpet peeve: Adds! Bloody hell they frustrate me.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Disneygotpierced View Post
    Clea, did the priest mess it up at the wedding?
    nope.....but he did mess up the "Please say welcome to Mr and Mrs Harris" part...he said "Please say welcome to Mr and Mrs Hanson"....

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    Quote Originally Posted by Cleasanta View Post
    That's about 100% wrong lol.

    Dorda Luker Byairgor-Yensen is the best my hubby could come up with :]

    It is a hoot seeing people squirm at for example the emergency rooms when they see the name and have to pronounce it...
    Mamma Mia. I don't blame them. I can barely pronounce it in that form

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    Quote Originally Posted by Cleasanta View Post
    nope.....but he did mess up the "Please say welcome to Mr and Mrs Harris" part...he said "Please say welcome to Mr and Mrs Hanson"....
    LOL sounds like the poor old bastard needed palm cards!

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    So its not pronounced Dor-tay!!!??????
    Education not Legislation

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    Dorte is a beautiful name

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    Quote Originally Posted by aussiemyf7 View Post
    So its not pronounced Dor-tay!!!??????
    nope...dorda...kinda like you say daughter...just with a soft d.

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