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On Wed, 6 Sep 2000, andrew wrote:

> Most Chomro would be gobsmacked by a name
> like Betzwieser - spell it Betswieser or Betswaiser, or leave it alone?

Betsfiser, probably, matching the original ['bEtsviz@R].
Only the Saesoin, with their 56 incomprehensible spelling rules,
would say ['bEtsvaIz@R].

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