HOW DO YOU PRONOUNCE

Discussion in 'Managing Your Flock' started by cherrychicken, Aug 24, 2008.

  1. cherrychicken

    cherrychicken Chillin' With My Peeps

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    wyandotte? wyandough or wyan dotte
     
  2. Poulets De Cajun

    Poulets De Cajun Overrun With Chickens

    I say "Why-An-Dote" but then I dont raise them so I haven't a clue what is correct.
     
  3. simba49450

    simba49450 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    wyan-dotte, thats the way i pronounce it:D
     
  4. Mom 2em All

    Mom 2em All Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I pronounce it:
    "Whine Dot".

    But I have one. How is "cochin" pronounced? "Cah chin" or "coe chin" or "cowch in" or something else?
     
  5. DTchickens

    DTchickens Overrun With Chickens

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    i pronounce wyandottes like mom 2em, pronounce Cochin like . co-chin.. like.. cocoa pebbles. and scratches chin. haha
     
  6. Three Cedars Silkies

    Three Cedars Silkies Overrun With Chickens

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    Generally I think there are 2 ways that I hear it. Wyan-dot (with a long o) and Wyan-dot (with a short o...like "dough - t"
     
  7. MissPrissy

    MissPrissy Overrun With Chickens Premium Member

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    Why - an - dot = Wyandotte
     
  8. fullhouse

    fullhouse Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Why-an-dot. The city next to me is named Wyandotte.
     
  9. beckyloveschicks

    beckyloveschicks Out Of The Brooder

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    I am so glad you asked this!

    I've been wondering, too.
     
  10. Buff Hooligans

    Buff Hooligans Scrambled

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    Gee, I've been saying "why an DOT ee". Whatever made me think that was the right way to say it...
     

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